School Admissions

If you are interested in enquiring about applying for nursery or primary school places at Danson Primary school, please contact the School Admissions team for advice by telephone on: 020 8303 7777

Admission to Reception classes 2023-2024

The application period for entry to reception in September 2023 is now open.

If your child was born between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019, you can apply now.

  • The deadline for applications is 15th January 2023. Late applications will only be processed after all on time applicants have received an offer
  • Please read the Admission to Primary Schools in Bexley before commencing your application Admissions to Primary Schools in Bexley
  • If you do not live in Bexley, please contact your home Local Authority to find out how to apply, you can apply for Bexley schools, but on the form supplied by your home Local Authority

Applications online

  • Please try to apply online, it is simple and secure. Applications are available online at
  • Documents can be uploaded securely, and attached to your application once submitted

Applications on a paper form

  • Paper application forms are available on request from the Local Authority.

National offer day will take place on Tuesday 19th April 2022. If you apply online, you will receive the outcome by email on the evening of 19th April. Offers to paper applicants will be made by letter, posted on national offer day by first class mail.

Please note: there is NO automatic transfer from our Nursery to our Reception classes. You MUST apply to the Local Authority for a place by 15th January 2023.

Admission to Nursery Classes

Many schools in Bexley have nursery classes, and children can start when they are three or four years old, in the year before they are due to start Reception. In September 2023 Children born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020 will start nursery classes.

Admission to Nursery Classes in Bexley Schools 2020/21
Bexley Admissions Website - In Year Admissions