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We do have places available in Reception, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4 and Year 5.  Please contact the school office for more details on 0151 709 5532.


Applying for a Reception place for a September 2020 start? Was your child born between 01/09/15 to 31/08/16?


Children born between 01/09/15 to 31/08/16 are eligible to enroll via Liverpool City Council online application process.


Liverpool Admissions Website – Reception 2020 Online Application<- Click link or visit


The application for Reception September 2020 closes 15th January 2020. If you do not apply before this date you must submit a late application.


You will need an email address for the online application. Your child’s offer letter will be emailed to you in April 2020, to the same email address. You will not receive a notification letter in the post.


If your child attends nursery they DO NOT automatically transfer in to St Nicholas Reception class. All parents must complete this process.


You can contact Liverpool City Council Admissions Team on 0151 233 3006 and request a paper application form.

We would like to offer parents the opportunity to use the school computers and/or we can facilitate a group for those who may need guidance/ support in completing the online application.


We invite you to join us at one of our admission sessions: We have four open mornings / afternoons dates to be announced soon. During Parents evenings – 17th October from 3.30pm & 18th October from 3.30pm, Mrs Needham will be available to assist you with any questions you may have. However, please feel free to book an appointment with Mrs Needham or Mrs Garforth to support you through the process, one to one, if you feel this would be more appropriate. We are here to help and support you.


Children joining St Nicholas after this date must immediately contact Liverpool Admissions Team to submit a last application.


School are accepting supplementary faith forms. Forms are available from the link below or paper copies can be collected from the school office. A photocopy of your child’s baptism certificate will be taken and placed on file until allocations have been determined.


Dates for you to remember:


Support and online application sessions: Dates: Parents evenings -Tuesday 22nd October from 3.30pm & Wednesday 23rd October from 3.30pm. Plus the ICT suite will be made available on both parents evenings for those parents who require computer support.


Closing dates for online applications is Wednesday 15th January 2020


Supplementary forms handed to school by Friday 10th January 2020


Offer email date is  April 2020 – sent from Liverpool Admissions Team


This website – with its photos, children’s work, quotes, Twitter and news updates – should give you a picture of life at St Nicholas Catholic Primary School but do please come and see the school at work and discover how your child could thrive here.

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