Admissions Information

The school’s admission number is 26.

The school follows Lancashire County Council’s Determined Admissions Policy for Community and Voluntary Controlled Primary Schools.

New Admissions for September 2024 Reception Class Children

Do you have a child due to start primary school in September 2024?

Children who have a 4th birthday between 1st September 2023 and 31st August 2024 may be admitted to our Reception classes at the start of the Autumn Term 2024.

Induction meetings for these parents are held towards the end of the summer term.

Applications for Reception places for nursery-aged children can be made online at:

Any Questions? 

All Reception class admissions and Reception waiting lists are dealt with by the Area Education Office. You can contact them at: 01524 581148

If you have a problem using the site - contact Customer Access Service on: 0300 123 6707.

The closing date for primary admissions is 15th January 2023


Do you have a child due to start secondary school in September 2024?

Children currently in Year 5 will be admitted to secondary school in September 2024

Apply for a school place online at

Remember to apply even if an older brother or sister is already attending your preferred school.

If transport is a consideration, please view the home to school transport policy arrangements at

The closing date for secondary admissions is 31st October  2023


Children from Year 1 to Year 6

Prospective parents arriving mid-term or wishing to transfer their child to Archbishop Hutton’s Primary School are welcome to arrange an appointment with the Headteacher to view the school. Application forms for children from Year 1 to Year 6 can be collected from the school office. When places are unavailable your child will be placed on the waiting list until one becomes available.

In Year Admissions:

Year 1 to 6
For families moving into the area, or for children changing schools during the year, in-year admissions to the school are dealt with by Lancashire County Council

If your child is at school at another local school, please discuss your request for a move with your child's current school setting as there is a local cluster policy that such requests are discussed between headteachers.

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