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School Admissions

Paper copies of documents are available from the school office.

Sandford Hill Primary School caters for the needs of children aged 3-11. The capacity of the school is 480 and this includes a 60 place full time nursery. Stoke-on-Trent City Council is the admissions authority for the School. The standard admissions number set by the Authority is 60 pupils per year group. 


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Applications for new admission to school for Nursery and Reception should be made electronically where possible, using the following ‘S-O-T Admissions Page’ link above:  

Please Note:  Nursery places at Sandford Hill Primary are full time, 30 hours a week and not the 15 hours as stated on the Stoke application page.  

  • 15 hours of Nursery provision are funded by the local authority Monday to Friday Fri 9.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. 
  • The 15 hours afternoon provision is: - either chargeable or for working parents of 16 hours or more a week, covered by Government funding. Further details are available within the Admissions Policy.

If you have any questions about our Early Years, try our FAQs and Mythbusters page first.  If this doesn't provide you with the answer, then please contact the school office who will be happy to help.


Stoke On Trent Admissions Policy 

The Admissions Policy for Sandford Hill Primary School is available via the Policies section of our website.

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Sandford Hill Primary School
Clayfield Grove
Stoke on Trent

Tel: 01782 235511
Tel: 01782 235518

Headteacher: Mr D Wardle

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