What you need to know


How to apply  

Hertfordshire County Council manage admissions (excluding Nursery). For all admissions information including booklets and guidance, current admission arrangements and previous statistical information please follow the link to our Herts Direct Admissions pages, or speak to them directly on the Admissions Queries phone number, both below.


Admissions Queries - 0300 1234 043



For children who are born between 1st September 2016 and 31st August 2017.

Reception admissions are managed by the Herts Admissions Team.

Applications open: 2nd November 2020

Applications close: 15th January 2021

Applications must be made here. Applications after this date may still be made, but they will be considered to be late.

Please note: having a Nursery place is no guarantee of a main school place. There is a separate application procedure for Reception class.

Admissions arrangements IMAT 2020-2021

Admission arrangements IMAT 2021-2022

Guide for parents and carers of children applying to primary, junior and middle schools for September 2021.


NURSERY ADMISSIONS for September 2021

For children born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018.

Nursery Admissions are managed by Beechfield School. If you would like a Nursery place for the current academic year, please contact us on 01923 221269 for advice and see the arrangements below:

Nursery Admissions Arrangements for Beechfield School 2020-2021


For children whose date of birth is between 1st September 2017 to 31st August 2018, you will be eligible to apply for a Nursery place for September 2021.

The application process for Nursery admissions for September 2021 will be published here shortly. We accept applications for 15 hours and 30 hours provision for eligible families. 

For further information regarding places for Nursery from September 2021-22, please contact the school office on 01923 221269 or by email:  admin@beechfield.herts.sch.uk



In-year Admissions will be managed by the  Herts Admissions Team. To see if places are available at our school for this current school year, see here.

To apply for an in-year place, please see the Herts Admissions Website instructions.

School Tours

Our school will be holding school tours in line with current government COVID-19 regulations after 2nd December 2020. Dates for these tours will be announced once we are clear of the new guidance after this date.

In light of the current restrictions in place until 2nd December, we would like to offer parents the opportunity of a virtual tour and to talk directly with our Headteacher, Mrs Jackson.

To register your interest please fill in our contact form with your preferred option and the school office will contact you with available times and dates.

Please complete the form below to register your interest in either an on-site school tour (after 2nd December*) or virtual tour/meet our Headteacher. The school office will contact you with availability.

*Covid regulations permitting.

You can also view our recorded tours on our Explore Early Years page under 'Take a look around'.

Our Prospectus

View our  2021 Prospectus

About our Early Years provision

Watch our school video