The academic year runs from the 1st September to the 31st August.
A child will start in Nursery the academic year they are 4 and you will need to apply for their Nursery place the year they are 3. The current year of birth for children joining Nursery in September 2024 is from 01.09.2020 to 31.08.2021. This application will need to be made directly to Chater Infant School. The information below will help you to apply for your child’s Nursery place at Chater Infant School. The closing date for applications is Friday 1st March 2024 at 9.00am.
We are able to offer 15-hour places and 30-hour places with the possible extension depending on your requirements. If you are not eligible for the free 30 Hours you can still request an all-day place for your child and you will be invoiced for the additional time.
We have a virtual tour for you to watch which we hope will give you a feel for what our school is like. CLICK HERE to watch
If you would like to come and visit the school please ring the school office (01923 221060) and we will be able to advise if a visit is possible while we continue to work within the Government Covid-19 guide lines.
Please complete the online application form by clicking on the red link below.
Please contact the school if you would like further information about our Nursery provision.
During the academic year the child is 4 you will need to apply for their Reception class place.
During the academic year the child is 7 you will need to apply for their Junior School place.
In Year Admissions
For a Nursery place please contact the school where your details will be recorded on our Continued Interest List. For all other year groups please contact Hertfordshire County Council, Admissions Department.
Hertfordshire County Council Admissions Dept: 0300 123 4043
Online Application Dates and Deadlines
|Year Group||Academic Year they are born||Online Open||Online Closes|
|Reception||1.9.13 – 31.08.19||11.22||01.23|
|Junior (Yr 3)||1.9.15 – 31.08.16||11.22||01.23|