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Reception Admissions


Each year, 30 children are admitted into our Reception Class.  Places are allocated according to our admissions criteria (see below).

The admissions process for the September 2025 Reception intake will commence from 1st October 2024. 

Reception tours will take place during the months of Octover, November and December - times and dates to be confirmed. If you would like to book a place on a tour. please contact the school office on 020 8804 1666.

If you have a child in Years 1 to 6 and would like them to attend St Matthew's, please complete our supplementary form which can be found below, and return to the school office. Your child will then be added to our waiting list.

You also need to notify the Enfield Admissions team that you would like your child to be added to the St Matthew's waiting list.

To understand how places are offered throughout the school, please refer to our admissions policy below.

The DfE have recently updated their guidance on Summer born children. This can be accessed using this link Guidance on handling admission requests for summer born children - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)


St Matthew's is a voluntary aided school so, therefore, you are required to apply both directly to the school using our Supplementary Admissions Form (which can be found below) and also to the London Borough Of Enfield. 

Please use this link to access their on-line application form: http://www.enfield.gov.uk/admissions    


Secondary Transfer

During the early part of the Autumn term evey child in Year 6 is given information about all the secondary schools in the Borough Of Enfield, along with open evening details.  Please see below details of Open Evenings taking place in September and October for 2025 intake.  Further details can be found by visiting www.enfield.gov.uk/admissions.

All applications must be submitted online, to the London Borough Of Enfield, by the 31st October 2024.

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