Barnham Primary School is its own Admissions Authority and all in-year admissions are dealt with directly by the school. If you would like to apply for a place at BPS, complete the In-Year Application form and email to


On receipt of the application it will be processed and we will let you know if we have any places for the relevant year group or provide you with information about our waiting lists. We will aim to share this information with you as swiftly as we are able. However, the process may take at the most 10 school days.


For procedures on making an appeal regarding the outcome of an in-year application, please see our Admissions Policy.

For those children starting school for the first time in Year R an application should be made on-line directly to West Sussex County Council who co-ordinate this process. For further information please go to


If you have any questions or queries about the process for In-Year admissions or admissions in general then please contact the office team at or by calling 01243 552197.



Click here for our Admissions Policy
Click here for our In-Year Admissions Application Form