Starting primary school in Camden

Parents whose children are starting reception classes in Camden primary schools in September 2015 need to apply by 15 January.

You can apply online and name up to six primary schools in your preferences.

‘Starting school in Camden 2015’, the new guide to applying for reception places in our schools, is now available on our website.

In Camden we’ve got a lot to be proud of, and we’re convinced that there are few better places for your child to attend school.

Ofsted agrees with us, with more than 90% of our children attending schools judged as good or outstanding – which is among the best in England.

Primary pupils in Camden have performed consistently above the national average in recent years, with significant improvements in test results for 11 year-olds since 2011. In 2014 provisional results show that 86% of pupils achieved the required level in reading, writing and maths in Camden, compared with 79% nationally.

More information

  • Apply online at:
  • Read or download our new ‘Starting school in Camden 2015’ guide here.