Hackleton CEVA Primary School welcomes children to join us both at the start of their school life (the academic year in which they turn five) and as a transfer from another school either at the beginning of an academic year or at any point during an academic year.

Admissions Policies

Admissions Procedure

The governors of Hackleton CEVA Primary School are the Admissions Authority for our school, the policy is reviewed annually and ensures that we not only support Christian families, but families in our local community too.

Reception applications are made on the WNC website by parents and our admission panel are responsible for applying our admission criteria to the applications. The places are offered by the Local Authority. If you are a family who attends church, please ensure you collect a form from school which you complete, informing us of the church you attend The form should be returned to the School, we then contact your worship leader or rector to verify your application.

WNC Admissions

In-year applications must be made to the school and places are allocated according to our school admission policy if vacancies exist in the required year. Please contact the school (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for an application form or please download one below.


Supplementary Information Forms

Application portals open on the 8th September 2023.  The new application deadlines for September 2024 admissions are:-

  • Primary midnight on 15th January 2024
  • Secondary midnight on 31 October 2023

National offer days are:-

  • Primary 16th April 2024
  • Secondary 1st March 2024
Admissions Appeal Timetable 2024

Hackleton CEVA Primary School is a Voluntary Aided School uses the Diocesan Appeals Service for admissions appeals. 

Following the National Offer Day on Tuesday 16 April 2024, the deadline for lodging an on-time appeal is Monday 20 May 2024 (9.00am) and the deadline for submitting additional evidence is Monday 24 June 2024 (9.00am).

The Appeal Clerk will send notification of the Hearing (Date and Time) to the Appellants, week commencing 17 June 2024 and proposed appeal hearing dates are between 8-12 July 2024.   

Spring/Summer 2024 appeals will take place on Zoom.

Decision letters will be sent within 5 working days of the appeal hearing, subject to any unforeseen circumstances.

Please contact Alex Benoy, the Diocese of Peterborough Education Team Executive Administrator by email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01604 887060 for further details or simply visit