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For details of the catchment area for Lostock Gralam C of E Primary School please follow the link to the Cheshire West and Chester Council website page



Starting school in September 2019


Before making your application, it is important you view the Starting School information booklet.

Applicants resident in another English authority must apply to their home local authority even if applying for a school within Cheshire West and Chester.

Closing date for applications - 15 January 2019

To apply, you need to create an account and follow the online application process

On time, online applicants will be able to log in to their accounts at 12.30am on 16 April 2019 to view the outcome of their application.

Key dates

1 September 2018

Application process starts - online application facility open, booklet available containing important information regarding the admissions process

15 January 2019

Closing date for application forms to be returned to the Council

16 April 2019

Online applicants can view the school place offered by logging into their online account - offer letters posted

17 May 2019

Closing date for appeal applications

By 19 July 2019

Appeal hearings (on time applicants)

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Determined admission arrangements 

Department for Education

Copies of the School Admissions Code are available from the Department for Education.

Department for Education website

Telephone: 0870 600 5522

Fax: 0870 600 5533

By post: TSO, PO Box 29, Norwich, NR3 1GN

More information

Schools Adjudicators website

Email: OSA.TEAM@dcsf.gsi.gov.uk

Telephone: 0870 001 2468

Fax: 01325 391 313

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