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Datchet St Mary's CofE Primary Academy

Friendship, Love, Compassion, Honesty, Forgiveness, Resilience and Equality


If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below.


Applying for a place in Reception Class at Datchet St Mary’s C of E Primary Academy

The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead delivers its school admissions service through Achieving for Children, a community interest company set up in partnership with the Royal Borough of Kingston and London Borough of Richmond.

Applications for a school place during the normal round of admissions (Reception Class at Datchet St Mary’s) must be made through your home authority - this is the council you live in and to which you pay council tax. Residents can apply for non-RBWM schools through this same application process.

You should apply online by going to The link is on the School Admissions page and under the ‘Make an Application’ option on the home page.

You must have an email address to register on the Admissions portal before you make an application.

There is a parent guide on the council website to help you make your application The online application system is quick, easy and reliable, and can be accessed using a PC, laptop or mobile/tablet devices.

The application process will guide you through each step and there are clear prompts to ensure you complete all the required sections. Your details are safe and secure, and you can view your application at any time. You will receive an email to confirm that your application has been received. If you do not receive this email and it is not in your spam or junk folders, log back into the online system to make sure you submitted your application correctly. If you need support with your online application, please contact the Admissions team using the contact information listed below:

Tel: 01628 683870 (via Customer Contact Centre)