Bishopstone Church Of England Primary School

Welcome to Our Website!

Joining us

Our school is controlled by the Swindon Borough Council Admissions Team

The Admissions Team are now accepting applications for September 2021 for Primary, Junior and Secondary and UTC (Year 10) applications, therefore please find below information regarding the Allocation Process for September 2021.


SBC have a system for processing In Year applications.  You can find detailed information by following the link - click here.  For their full admissions document please click here.

SBC in year application form - click hereIf you require help please ring the SBC Admissions Team on 01793 445500

The online system is now available or parents can download a paper application.  Information for parents is available on the Swindon Borough Council Website: click here for primary and secondary information from SBC 2020-2021

Current Space in Bishopstone Primary School (as of September 2021, please check with the school office)

Reception - 2 spaces

Year 1 - 2 spaces

Year 2 - Full

Year 3 - 1 space

Year 4 - Full

Year 5 - 3 spaces

Year 6 - Full

Our current full capacity is 49.

Our feeder Secondary is Ridgeway 

 TBC due to Covid19


Key Information for phased entry 2021-22

Reception children

You can apply for a primary or infant school place starting September 2021 for a child born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017.




Date Activity
1 September 2020

Main application period opens.

15 January 2021 Main application period closes.
You can make an application after this date, but it will be a late application. Late applications are not considered until all on-time applications have been considered and allocated.
12 March 2021  Deadline to submit a change of address for consideration.
16 April 2021 Offer day. You will receive your offer of a primary school place.
30 April 2021 ​Deadline day for accepting an offer.

New children joining our Reception - September 2021

We are looking forward to warmly welcoming our new starters.  Meeting for parents will be held on Monday 5th July at 6pm in school.

  • For the application to apply for free milk (for children up to the age of 5) or if you wish to pay for this service to continue, please speak directly to Mrs Tremlin in the office who has the relevant forms
  • Mrs Tremlin is also able to supply you with the school water bottle and rucksack
  •  Please click here for map showing location of school uniform provider 
  • Vaccinations are very important, please click here for the SBC starters letter
  • New starter pack 2021 - on it's way to you at the parent meeting, click here for a copy

Start dates September 2021

Thursday 2nd/Friday 3rd 1pm-3:15pm

Monday 6th September - part-time one week.  Monday/Tuesday afternoon (12-3pm), Wed/Thur/Fri mornings (9-12pm)

Monday 13th September - full time daily