School admissions application timetables

September 2023 admissions 

Read the School Admissions Policy 2023/24 (pdf) to understand:

  1. When your child will be eligible for a place
  2. Your responsibilities when making an application for your child
  3. How your application will be processed
  4. What action you will need to take when you receive your decision

Please note: In accordance with recent school reorganisation proposals the English Medium catchment areas of both Pillgwenlly and Maesglas Primary Schools will be changing with effect from September 2023. These changes will be available to be viewed from 7 July 2022. Please check your catchment school prior to making an application. This is only relevant for nursery and reception. 

Nursery

Eligible children’s date of birth: 1 September 2019 to
31 August 2020

Apply online: The online applications have now closed, only paper applications can be submitted at this time.

Application form available from: 7 July 2022

Closing date: 5pm on 15 September 2022

Decision dates: 

    • 1 December 2022 (for September and January places)
    • 3 March 2023 (for April places)

View the decison online

How places have been allocated

Reception

Eligible children’s date of birth: 1 September 2018 to
31 August 2019

Apply online* from: 2 November 2022

Application form available from: Available from 2 November 2022

Closing date: 5pm on 11 January 2023

Decision date: 17 April 2023


Year 7 (secondary school)

Eligible children’s date of birth: 1 September 2011 to
31 August 2012

Apply online: The online applications have now closed, only paper applications can be submitted at this time.

Application form available fromAvailable from 21 September 2022

Closing date: 5pm on 23 November 2022

Decision date: 1 March 2023


Year 12 (Sixth form)

Eligible children’s date of birth: 1 September 2006 to
31 August 2007

Apply directly to the school in all cases


* If you are not able to make an application online you can access printable forms by clicking on the relevant link above or call 01633 656656 to request one.