Welcome to the Quinta Primary School Admissions Page.

Here you will find our policies and procedures relating to admissions and criteria. Admissions for The Quinta Primary are processed through Cheshire East Council.


Primary Reception Class Admissions:
Applications for school places for admission in September 2020 can be made from
1st September 2019.
This is for children born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016.
The deadline for applications is 16th January 2020.

Applications can be made online via the following LINK

Any queries can be emailed to:

Alternatively parents/carers (who are resident in Cheshire East) can contact School Admissions on 0300 123 5012 to make applications by telephone.

Families living outside Cheshire East must contact their own Local Authority in the first instance.

Please follow the link for more information:HERE

‘In Year’ Admissions:
Any parent/carer can apply for a place for their child(ren)at any time, to any school, outside the normal admissions round. Applications should also be made via the Cheshire East Admissions link.

If you wish to make an appointment to visit The Quinta Primary School, please telephone the school on 01260 221640.


Parents to Note Key Dates

September 2020 Intake - Admissions Open  -  1st September 2019

  • Starting school in reception - application closing date is 16 January 2020
  • Transfer to secondary school in Year 7 - application closing date is 31 October 2019

Pupils (Y6) Starting Secondary School - September 2020  letter sent home.


Key Dates for the Admission Process 2020/21



Secondary Transfers

Primary Admissions




Application process starts – online application form

and composite prospectus available.

1st September 2019

1st September 2019

Closing date for Applications*

31st October 2019

15th January 2020

Deadline for receipt of supporting documentation

9 December 2019

17 February 2020

Offers released

2nd March 2020

16th April 2020

Deadline for accepting or declining places.

16th March 2020

30th April 2020

Waiting lists prepared and vacancies re-allocated.

After 16th March 2020

After 30th April 2020

Appeal application deadlines

30th March 2020

15th May 2020

Appeal hearings (on time applications)

By 18th June 2020

By 17th July 2020

Appeal hearings- late applications

Within 40 days of deadline where possible, or 30 school days of appeal being lodged



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The Quinta Primary School, Ullswater Road, Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4LX