All places at St Matthew’s C of E Primary School are allocated by the Stockport School Admissions team based at the Town Hall.

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If you are looking for a happy, vibrant school for your child, we would love to hear from you!

Applications for School Places 

It is time for parents to indicate their preferred schools for their child in September 2020 whether they are applying for nursery, reception in primary schools or Year 7 in secondary school.  The table below indicates the appropriate ages and closing dates for each age phase.

For places starting in

September 2020 at

Children born between

Should apply by

 Offer date         


(Year 7)

1st September 2008 –

31st August 2009

31st October 2019

2nd March 2020

Primary (Reception)

1st September 2015 –

31st August 2016

15th January 2020

16th April 2020

Nursery - September 2020


1st September 2016 -

31st August 2017

31st March 2020 17th May 2020

Nursery  - consideration 

for January 2020 start

1st September 2016 - 

31st December 2016

31st October 2019 Late November 2019

Nursery - consideration

for April 2020 start

1st September 2016 -

31st March 2017

15th February 2020 Late February 2020


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