Copthorne Primary is a 2 form entry academy with 60 places available in each year group from Reception to Year 6 – giving a total of 420 places. We also have an 80 place Nursery and a 48 place provision for 2 year old’s (Saplings).

The Local Authority Admissions Team process all admissions to the main school and also the appeals procedure for these admissions. Admissions to the Nursery are processed by the school.

Advice and guidance is offered to parents and other agencies regarding the availability of school places and all other admission and appeal related enquiries. More information about this can be accessed through the link to the Choice Advisor.

The Admissions Team also provides advice and guidance concerning current and new legislation relating to admissions and ensures that statutory responsibilities are carried out in accordance with the schools admission and appeal codes.

The telephone number for the Admissions Team is 01274 439200.

The email address is 

You can find further details and guidelines here

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Admissions Timetable


Fair Access Protocol

In Year Transfer Policy

Nursery Admission

2 year old Nursery Admission