London Borough of Barnet

Primary school admissions news

Students shine at official opening of the Orion Primary School and Gold Star Centre

Published on Wednesday 24 September 2014

Hundreds of students gave their new school a ringing endorsement during its official opening ceremony (24th September).

Expanded primary schools welcome new children

Published on Monday 15 September 2014

Construction work has been completed for five newly expanded primary schools in Barnet as the council continues to cope with extra demand for school places.

80 per cent of Barnet children get first choice reception place

Published on Friday 20 April 2012

More than 80 per cent of Barnet residents have received an offer of a Reception school place at the school of their first preference.

Reception places offered to 99 per cent of pupils

Published on Wednesday 18 April 2012

Barnet Council has been working with the whole school community again this year to create an additional 450 reception places in order to meet 'unprecedented’ demand.