Nursery and Reception Classes
Admission to Nursery 2022
Children will usually start nursery in the September following their third birthday. It is possible for eligible children to access a funded nursery place from the beginning of the term after their third birthday.
Both part-time (15 hours per week) and full-time (30 hours per week) places are available at Tower Hamlets nurseries.
If your child was born between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019 and you wish to apply for a nursery place for September 2022, you must complete an online application by 16 February 2022 through the E-admissions website.
Find out more about nursery admissions.
Admission to Reception (primary school) 2022
Pupils usually start primary school in the September following their fourth birthday. If your child was born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 this will be from September 2022.
You must complete an online application by 15 January 2022 through the E-admissions website.
You must make an online application for a reception place, even if your child is already attending the school's nursery.
Find out more about primary school (reception) admission.
Nursery attendance at Stepney Park does not give priority to a Reception place at the primary school.
Please click on the links below to visit the Tower Hamlets Primary School Admissions webpages.