If you are interested in applying for a Reception class place for your child at Coates Lane Primary School please contact Lancashire County Council  via: https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/children-education-families/schools/apply-for-a-school-place/apply-online-for-a-school-place/

Please note that applications for pupils to start school in September 2023 close on 15th January 2023. If you have missed this deadline please follow the link above as further support, information and guidance can be provided by the local authority.

If your child has already started school and wishes to transfer to Coates Lane Primary School or they are an International New Arrival, please contact Lancashire County Council via this link: https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/children-education-families/schools/apply-for-a-school-place/changing-schools-during-the-school-year/

Lancashire County Council have determined the Admission Arrangements for community primary schools. This includes the oversubscription criteria. A copy of these arrangements can be found in the ‘Policies’ section of the school website.

Should you wish to appeal a decision regarding admission, you can find further information regarding the process here: https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/children-education-families/schools/appeal-against-an-admission-decision/primary-school-appeals/