Applying for a place at Olympic Academy

Olympic Primary School has 60 places available in Reception each year. These are free of charge and open to children of all backgrounds and abilities. For more information on the school’s admission criteria, view our Admissions Policy.

Primary admissions for September 2018 intake

If your child was born between 1st September 2013 and 31st August 2014, they will be due to start Reception in September 2018. Even if your child currently attends a nursery attached to a school or has a sibling already at the school you must apply for a Reception place.

The closing date for the September 2018 intake was 15th January 2018, however if you contact the school directly we may still be able to support you with a late application for a place.

If you have already applied for a place, you will:

  • receive your offer letter on 16th April 2018 
  • have until 30th April 2018 to accept or decline the offer
  • have until 18th May 2018 to appeal against an admission decision. For details of how to make an appeal, visit the Local Authority website

The closing date for applications was 5pm on 15 January 2018. However, you can still make a late application. 

Help with applying

Visit us at the school or call us on 01933 677300.
Click here to download Northamptonshire’s Primary School Admissions Booklet, call 0300 126 1000 or email them by clicking here

Oversubscription criteria

If the number of preferences for the school is more than the number of places available, places will be allocated according to the school’s admission criteria. For more information, view our school's Admissions Policy.

Admission arrangements for pupils with SEN or disabilities

Children with a statement of Special Educational Need that specifies the school as the placement school will be allocated a place through a separate procedure, in accordance with the Special Educational Needs Code of Practice. For more information, see Northamptonshire’s Primary School Admissions Booklet.

Primary admissions for September 2018 intake

If your child was born between 1st September 2013 and 31st August 2014, they will be due to start Reception in September 2018. Even if your child currently attends a nursery attached to a school or has a sibling already at the school you must apply for a Reception place.

The closing date for the September 2018 intake was 15th January 2018, however if you contact the school directly we may still be able to support you with a late application for a place.

If you have already applied for a place, you will:

  • receive your offer letter on 16th April 2018 
  • have until 30th April 2018 to accept or decline the offer
  • have until 18th May 2018 to appeal against an admission decision. For details of how to make an appeal, visit the Local Authority website.