Woodlands School is a Hertfordshire County, mixed ability, co-educational, day Primary School for children 3-11 years.  There are currently places for 210 children in the main school (Reception to Year Six), and 30 in the part-time morning Nursery.  We also have an Afternoon Playgroup run by a Playgroup Committee which has 28 places; some children may attend both the morning nursery and the afternoon playgroup.

The Woodlands community is proud of the firm but caring discipline and high standards of achievement.

Welcome to Woodlands Primary School

  APPLYING FOR RECEPTION PLACE SEPTEMBER 2018 – IMPORTANT DATES

 

 

6th November 2017

Website opens

www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/admissions

 

15th January 2018

Website closes

 

 

16th April 2018

Allocation Day

Admissions will email parents the school they have been allocated if you applied online and confirmed your email address.

 

16-23rd April 2018

Continuing Interest Application Opens

Parents can add new school preferences for the first continuing interest run.

 

30th April 2018

Last day for accepting the place offered

Online applicants must accept the place online. Paper applicants should return their response form to the Admissions and Transport Team

 

       ASSEMBLY DATES FOR AUTUMN TERM 2017

 

8/9/17                      Head's Assembly

15/9/17                    Head's Assembly

22/9/17                    Year 3

29/9/17                    Year 5

6/10/17                    Year 2

13/10/17                  Year 6

20/10/17                  Year 4 & Harvest Assembly

 

                         HALF TERM

 

 3/11/17                   Head's Assembly

10/11/17                  Head's Assembly

17/11/17                  Reception

24/11/17                  Year 1

1/12/17                    Occasional Day –

                                School closed

8/12/17                    Head's Assembly

15/12/17                  Music Assembly

                                                       

 

PRIMARY ACCEPTIONS FOR RECEPTIONS PLACES FOR 2018

 

Website opens on Monday 6th November 2017

&

Closes on Monday 15th January 2018

 

TOUR OF SCHOOL

In order to help with making your decision for a school place,

Woodlands has 3 open mornings as follows:

 

Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 10am

Thursday 14th December 2017 at 10am

Thursday 11th January 2018 at 10am.

 

We will be delighted to show you around our school. 

Please contact the school office to make an appointment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

APPLYING FOR NURSERY 30 HOURS CODE

FOR 2018

 

Apply for funding via GOV.UK Childcare services

https://www.gov.uk/childcare-calculator to access the gateway for a code.

 

·         Childcare

·         Enter d.o.b.

·         Click on government gateway and sign up

·         Click start now

·         Click on don’t have a Government Gateway account

·         Click on individual

·         Will provide you with a User ID No. ………….

·         Then complete how to get code

·         Put in your mobile no. as a Access code will be text to you to use

·         Use this access code to complete your application online.

 

Important dates:

When can I start using my 30 free hours?

If you apply by 31 December 2017, your entitlement will start from 1 January 2018, if you're eligible.

 

If you apply after 31 December 2017, your entitlement will start from 1 April 2018, if you're eligible.

 

Parents of 4 year olds should only apply if their child won't be attending reception in a state-funded school in September.

 

Once you've applied sign into your account to get your eligibility code.

 

Contact the HMRC helpline on 0300 123 4097 for advice.

 

Those parents who have already got a code will need to reconfirm their eligibility every three months and will receive a reminder text message or email from the government before the deadline.  If you give false information about your elegibility, you could be fined up to £3000.

 

 

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