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Primary school enrolment

Children whose 5th birthday falls between 1 March 2022 and 28 February 2023 should register for primary education starting in August 2022.

Registration for School Session 2022/2023: Starting August 2022

Registration for primary education starting in August 2022 has now closed. Registration took place from Monday 10 January until Sunday 30 January.

If you have any questions about your registration process, please contact us by telephone on 01294 310000 or by emailing educationresources@north-ayrshire.gov.uk.

What happens next?

Your child’s details will be forwarded to their registered school. If any additional supporting documents are required the school will request these and make arrangements for you to present them.

The school will contact you directly by May 2022 regarding any induction arrangements.

Please note: registration at your catchment area primary school does not guarantee entry to that school.

Find your school catchment area

Use YourLocation to find your local school or contact your local primary school for details on the area it serves.

Placing requests

You have the right to apply for a placing request for your child to attend a school outside your catchment area. You must enrol your child at their catchment primary school before applying for a Placing Request.

Additional support for learning

If you feel that your child may need additional support when they start school, our Additional Learning Support Services page provides information and advice.