If you would like your child to attend our school or Nursery, please see the full details of our admissions arrangements below. 

Admissions to Nursery 

At St Thomas and St Anne's Primary School, we also have a Nursery that currently operates in term-time Monday - Friday from 9am - 12pm. 

From September 2024 we will be offering whole day sessions! From September we will be offering the following:

Morning sessions - 8:50am - 12pm

Afternoon sessions - 12 - 3:20pm

Whole day sessions - 8:50am - 3:20pm

Children can attend from the term after their third birthday until school age.

You are able to use your 15 or 30 hour entitlement with us, if you wish your child to attend for any additional hours this will be charged at £5 per hour. We will invoice for additional hours monthly. 
If children attend for the whole day or for the afternoon session they will have the option of ordering a hot school meal, at a cost of £2.60, or they can bring a packed lunch. 

If you wish your child to join Nursery please press the button below to complete the form and we will be in touch with you shortly. 


Nursery Place Enquiry Form


Admissions to Reception

If you would like your child to start school with us in September, applications must be made through the Admissions Team at Shropshire Council by 15 January before the year in which your child is due to start school.  All applications received by this date will be considered and parents will be informed by Shropshire Council on 16 April if they have been allocated a place for their child.  

Apply here

The Admissions Team at Shropshire Council will be able to answer any specific queries regarding the application process and can be contacted via:
Tel: 0345 6789008
Address: Admissions Team, Learning & Skills, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND

In-Year Admissions

From 1 September 2024. Shropshire Council will be coordinating and allocating all requests for places at our school.

We welcome prospective parents to visit our school. If you wish to apply for a place at our school, please complete the online application form via this link – Synergy - Homepage (

Your application will be processed by the School Admissions Team at Shropshire Council in accordance with our school’s oversubscription criteria. You will then be notified via letter of the outcome of your application.

If you are planning on transferring your child from another school, 'mid-term' applications will be subject to the same admissions criteria as for Reception admissions. To apply for a place other than the start of Reception, please apply directly to the school on a mid-term application. 

If you have any queries or would like to arrange to visit the Nursery or the School please contact Amy Taylor, Business Manager on 01743 860400 or

A copy of the admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools, which were detirmined by Shropshire Local Authority, have been published on their website at:

Admissions Arrangements and Criteria

Parents' Guide to Admissions

School Admissions Policy 

Admissions Policy



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