If you are interested in a place for your child at Checkendon School, please do contact the school as early as possible to arrange a visit, so that you can tour the school and discuss your child’s needs and your hopes for their future with the headteacher and other members of staff.

Applications for entry to Checkendon School Reception Class for the academic year must be made through the Common Admissions Preference Form (CAPF) which is available from the Local Education Authority.

Children born from 1st September to 31st August will be offered full-time places in the Reception year from the start of the Autumn Term (in September).

Applications for entry to the current Reception Class and to Years 1 to 6 at Checkendon School should be made directly to the school. Please contact the school for further information and to arrange a visit.

Please click the link below to read our Admissions Policy. Any objections to the Admissions Policy should be referred to the Schools Adjudicator (OSA, Bishopsgate house, Feethams, Darlington, DL1 5QE). 

A link to a Supplementary Information Form is also found below, which should be completed if you attend a Church or other place of worship. We have also included a link to Oxfordshire's timetable for Appeals.

For details of our catchment area, please open the attachment below. 

  • Checkendon Church of England (A) Primary School
  • Checkendon
  • Reading
  • Oxfordshire
  • RG8 0SR
  • United Kingdom
  • Tel: 01491 680693
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