Sidegate Primary School

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Sidegate Primary School is an academy which is part of the Active Learning Trust and therefore follows the Active Learning Trust Admissions Policy (see below).


When should I apply for a primary school place for the school year 2022/23?  If your child was born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018, parents/carers should have applied for a Reception Year school place - the application deadline of 15 January 2022 has now passed.  Contact Suffolk County Council for any late applications.


In-Year Admissions 2021/22 (EYFS through to Y6)

If you wish to apply for a place at Sidegate during the academic year 2021/22, you should contact the main school office on 01473-727319 or download our in-year application form below. Please follow our Admissions Arrangements for 2021/22.  



If your application is unsuccessful and you wish to appeal the decision to refuse your child a place at this school, an appeal form is available to download below.  The Admission Appeal timetable from the Trust for the academic year 2021/22 can be found below.  


Appeal Form

When should I apply for a secondary school place?  Click on the link below for further information.


Summer 2022 - Termly Curriculum Overviews now available under our section 'Key Information' 'The Sidegate Curriculum'