Applications to Swindon Academy Primary Phase

Choosing the right primary school

Parents of children who were born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018, had until Saturday 15th January 2022 to apply for a Reception place in a primary school.  Parents should decide which school they would like to send their child to and apply via Swindon Borough Council's website. NB: Swindon Academy school children are eligible to progress from Primary through to Secondary Phase.

We have specific details and videos about Alton Close Reception, here, and Beech Avenue Reception here.

The short video below will introduce you to our Primary Headteachers, Ms Beckhurst (Beech Avenue Primary) and Mrs Howarth-Barnes (Alton Close Primary), and their schools.  They discuss issues that parents often ask about.  Follow any of the links below the video that interest you. 

For more information about Swindon Academy's Primary Phase, please use the links below.

Our EYFS Curriculum

Pastoral Care


Everything You Need to Know Before Your Child Starts

How to Apply for a Reception Place

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