Applications for a place to start in Reception

Normal Admissions Round

For applications to start Elmwood at the beginning of Reception you should use the application form provided by Essex County Council.  This is available on their webpage: The application window opens in November and closes in January. You will receive an offer for a school place directly from your local authority.   

In year Admissions

You can apply for a place for your child at any time outside the normal admissions round. 

The mid-year application form - mid-year application form will need to be completed and returned directly to the school. You will be notified of the outcome for the place within 15 school days.
For further details about admissions please see our Admissions policy.

For further details about admissions please see our Admissions policy.

Come and Visit Elmwood Primary School

Elmwood Primary School is a mainstream, friendly, child-centred, fully inclusive, family orientated school community.

With over 80 years of educational history Elmwood Primary School still has that “small school feel” and remains an important part of the local community.
We continue to put the children at the heart of our work.

Come and see for yourself!

Appointments for tours of our school can be made via the school office.
Visitors are always welcome.

Elmwood Primary School Children