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Purwell Primary School is a community school and admissions to our school is managed by Hertfordshire County Council.

Please click on this link for more details www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/admissions

Admission to our Reception Class is managed by the school through Hertfordshire County Council’s online  admissions system.  Please see below for arrangements for Nursery admissions for 2018/19.

We have a single intake in September for both reception and nursery classes.

Admission arrangements for 2018/19

Hertfordshire County Council has determined its admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools for 2018/19 and has also agreed schemes of coordination for primary and secondary schools for the 2018/19 academic year.

Nursery admission arrangements for 2019/20

There are still Nursery places available for this academic year.  Please contact the school, if interested.

Purwell Primary School – Visits schedule for Reception intake 2019/20

Thank you for your interest in Purwell School.  Below is a list of dates available for parents to visit.  Hopefully, there should be one which is convenient for you.  Please select one of these dates and let us know which you would like to attend, by contacting the school office on 01462 432950 or by emailing on admin@purwell.herts.sch.uk.   Please provide us with a phone number so that we can contact you in the event of an unexpected change of arrangements.


Tuesday 6th November at 10.45am

Wednesday 7th November at 9.45am

Thursday 15th November at 10.45am

Monday 19th November at 9.45am

Thursday 22nd November at 9.45am

Tuesday 27th November at 9.45am

Wednesday 28th November at 10.45am

Thursday 29th November at 1.45pm

Friday 30th November at 11.00am

Tuesday 4th December at 1.45pm

Thursday 6th December at 1.45pm

Tuesday 8th January at 11.00am