Sidegate Primary School

Seize Opportunity, Create Success


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 school place?  Click here to visit the Suffolk County Council website for further information on when you should apply for a school place.  


In-Year Admissions 2019/20 (EYFS through to Y6)

If you wish to apply for a place at Sidegate during this academic year, you should contact the main school office on 01473-727319 or download our in-year application form 2019/20 by clicking here. Please follow our Admissions Arrangements for 2019/20.  


Applying for a Reception Place (EYFS) 2020/21

The deadline for applying for an EYFS for September 2020 has passed.  Late applications may be made through the Suffolk County Council website.  Further information and a link to their website can also be found below.  


Applying for a Reception Place (EYFS) 2021/22

We will publish application dates when they are available.



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 by clicking here.

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Suffolk County Council Letter - Do you have a child who was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016?

Class “Google Meets” (also known as Hangouts) begin this week. See Parentmail for information on dates/times/how to join.