Barrowcliff School

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Welcome to Barrowcliff School



Applying for a place for your child at Barrowcliff School


You will find all the information you need to know about our school admission arrangements and applying for a place on the local authority website at


The online form can be found on the website with information to help you to complete it. You need to complete this form to start the application process.


Each admission year, the Local Authority produces a ‘Guide to Parents Admission to Schools’ – summary guide. 

The maximum number of admissions agreed with the Local Authority for Barrowcliff School is 60 per year group.


Barrowcliff School provides Nursery provision of up to 30 hours per week. We offer a flexible option of sessions catering for up to 39 children per session.  Please contact the school office directly to enquire about a place for your child.


Children are admitted to Reception at the start of the Autumn Term of the school year during which they will be five years of age. In the Summer Term before children start Reception there is an induction evening for all new parents.


You need to be aware that if your child attends Nursery this does not guarantee your child a place in Reception.


If we are unable to allocate a place at Barrowcliff School you will be entitled to an appeal in line with current legislation. Appeal arrangements are available on the NYCC website or from the admissions team on request, please contact:


Admissions Team

Jesmond House

31-33 Victoria Avenue



Tel: 01609 533679