Looking to discover a personalised, forward-thinking education?
The deadline to apply for Year 7 is Friday 15 December 2023. The Assessment & Interview Morning takes place Saturday 13 Jan 2024.
The admissions process should be an enjoyable and interesting experience for both you and your child.
Our pupils, as well as our staff, enjoy welcoming new children, from their assessment day to when they join us.
Mrs Tracey will arrange for you to visit the school with your child(ren), meet with our Head Mr O’Reilly and to see the campus of our school and nursery for yourself. We have Open Days or Discovery Mornings that might be suitable or she can arrange for a personal tour if more suitable.
The admissions process should be an enjoyable and interesting experience for both you and your child. Mrs Tracey will ensure you and your family are looked after from your first enquiry to the day that your child joins us.
Our Nursery team will liaise directly with you once your application has been made. They will then work to ensure planned visits and taster sessions are organised at suitable times for your family.
These visits are a wonderful way to ease your child into the setting and also allow you time to ask any further questions.
For the youngest children, we will observe them whilst playing with others, whilst the older children will be assessed in Maths, English and Writing.
These assessments are online, and we use them alongside reports from their current school to build up an accurate picture of your child’s progress to date, without overwhelming them.
We take children from two years old.
Yes, however, we are closed for two weeks at Christmas and the usual bank holidays.
We take children with 15 hours of universal funding.
No. Parents need to provide nappies, included swimming nappies if applicable, wipes and cream.
Yes, the fees listed here include lunch.
This is not compulsory, but available from the School Shop if you wish.
A bag with a change of clothes, a named waterproof coat and wellies.
No, but there is no retainer fee required if you take your child out over the holidays.
Anytime but we advise to complete as soon as possible as some year groups fill up.
Yes we are very flexible.
If a certain year group is full, the Admissions team will be in touch with you as soon as a space becomes available.
Yes we use age appropriate assessments to ensure the children can access the curriculum and to see where they sit in their cohort. We would not set a child up to fail.
We have a full time and very experienced SENDCO that works with parents, teachers and pupils and a team of LSA’s that enable support either in or out of the classroom.
With your agreement yes. We are obliged by the Independent School Body to make independent schools aware of the application once a form has been received.
Yes, the fees listed here include lunch.
Yes we request an allergy form to be completed for the catering team and our staff and on site nurses are also made aware.
Occasional sporting events will require children to attend on a Saturday.
No, however, means tested bursarial support can be applied for from Year 7.
Pre-school and after-school care is available. More information can be found here.
Being interested in the school and keen to find out more is a great way to start. We run various events which are suitable for interested families from our Discovery Mornings to Productions the child take part in.
For more details about these key dates please visit our Events Calendar and search 'New Starter'
You may have heard about us from someone else, or are yourself an old Stamfordian who wants to see if Stamford is the right fit for your child.
This form will let us know you are interested and we will get in touch with key dates and details of things that might be of interest to you.
When you know, you know, and there is no time like the present to get the paperwork started on your child's enrolment at Stamford Nursery and Junior School.
We are ready and excited to hear from you and will be in touch with more details once you have submitted your application form.
Please note: our Nursery School is fully booked for September 2023.
Please email us to be added to the waiting list.