Registration of Infant Beginners

Registration of infant beginners in Primary School 2020/2021

Children who reach the age of five years between 1 March 2020 and 28 February 2021 should be registered for education during the week starting Monday 13 January 2020.

Parents should take their children to the appropriate local primary school during that week at the time(s) designated by the school. Birth Certificates and current council tax notice must be produced.

For parents/carers who are unable to provide their council tax notice please visit our council tax portal and print another copy of your notice. 

Information for parents about the enrolment of children in schools and details of placing request procedures, including early entry obtained from any school or by using the contact details in the 'contact us' box.

You can learn more about choosing a school for your child on the Scottish Government website.

Parents who wish to defer entry for their child to primary school and who wish to apply for an additional year of part time pre-school should register their child for school as described above and complete the deferred entry application form which can be obtained from the school.

Enquiries regarding deferred entry should be directed to the Head of Establishment in the first instance.

Please use the 'contact us' box if you have any questions. For more information, see 'related pages', 'downloads' or 'other useful websites'.

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