I would like to extend a very warm welcome to all prospective pupils of Cheadle Hulme Primary School and their parents/carers. I am sorry that we are unable to physically welcome you into school this year, but I do hope the video and other information here is helpful to you.
If you do choose us, I promise that we will work as hard as we can, in partnership with you, to attain the very highest standards of education and welfare for your child. If we can be of any further help, or to book onto one of our virtual Q&A sessions, please do not hesitate to contact us on [email protected]
Elise Drake, Head of School

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For September 2021 entry into Reception

The Laurus Trust is the Admissions Authority for Cheadle Hulme Primary School. The co-ordination and administration of admissions for entry is undertaken by the Local Authority, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council.

If you live in Stockport, you must apply using the online system available from mid-August 2020. Please click here to access the online admissions form.

If your child was born between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017, you need to apply for a Reception school place for the school year beginning September 2021.

Cheadle Hulme Primary School does not have a catchment area. If a tie-break is required to determine which child gets a place then those living closest to the school will have priority. See the FAQs below for further information.

As Cheadle Hulme Primary School is a brand new school, opening one year group at a time, there is currently no availability for mid-year admissions. This does not apply to the nursery.

Offers will be made by the Local Authority.

The admissions deadline for the academic year 2021 – 22 is Friday 15 January 2021.

In Year Applications

As Cheadle Hulme Primary School is a brand-new school, opening one-year group at a time, there is currently only the possibility for mid-year admissions in Reception, Year 1 and 2.
Offers will be made by the Local Authority.


How do I apply?

Applications for a September 2021 Reception place open in mid-August 2020 via the Local Authority’s online application form available here. The closing date is 15 January 2021.

How does the admissions criteria work?

The school has 60 Reception places. If more than 60 applications are received, priority will be given to children in accordance with the oversubscription criteria which can be found in the Admissions Policy below. If a tie-break is necessary to determine which children are admitted then children living nearest the school will be given priority. Cheadle Hulme Primary does not have a catchment area.

How far away can I live to get a place?

The map below shows where successful applicants for September 2019 places at Cheadle Hulme Primary School live, as well as a 2km radius around the school.  This is purely for indicative purposes only.  There is no guarantee that the demand for future places will be the same.

How will I be told if my application is successful?

You will be informed by email on 16 April 2021 and by letter two to three days later.

What happens if my application is unsuccessful?

All parents have a statutory right of appeal to an Independent Appeal Panel. Information on the appeals process is provided in the Admissions Policy below.

Do you have a waiting list?

Yes, and it will be open to any parent to ask for his or her child’s name to be placed on the waiting list, following an unsuccessful application. Vacant places will be allocated to children on the waiting list in accordance with the oversubscription criteria, found in the Admissions Policy below.