Outlining the Admission Policy for Greenvale Primary School

As a local authority maintained school, all admissions are managed by the Croydon Admissions service.

Please contact them on 0208 726 6400 for details.


Reception Class admissions for September 2024

Thank you for considering Greenvale Primary School as a school you would like your child to attend from September 2024.

We are a small one-from-of-entry Primary School based on the outskirts of Croydon.  We pride ourselves on our strong school values and family like atmosphere that is well regarded in the local community.

There are 30 places available for the September 2024 intake.


Admissions Process

Admissions for September 2024 are made via the Croydon local authority admissions service.

Croydon Primary Admissions website

Click here for a letter to parents from Croydon Council about the application process

Click here for a guidance leaflet from the LA Admissions team

Find your nearest primary school map

Click here for the admissions criteria

E Admissions Web Site Link: (Applications are made via this on-line facility)

Reception Admissions September 2024

Tours of our school will run on the following dates and times:

Tuesday 31st October 9:30am - FULL

Tuesday 31st October 2pm - FULL

Wednesday 1st November 9:30am - FULL

Tuesday 7th November 9:30am - FULL

Tuesday 7th November 2pm - FULL

Wednesday 8th November 9:30am - FULL

Tuesday 14th November 2pm

Wednesday 15th November 9:30am

Tuesday 21st November 9:30am - FULL

Tuesday 21st November 2pm

Wednesday 22nd November 9:30am

Please click here to complete the booking form to reserve a place on one of the tours.

Please scroll down to the bottom of the page to see our online video tours if you are unable to make any of the tours above.  Please note that the school office does not deal with its own admissions and all enquiries should be directed to the Croydon Council Admissions team.

Children join Reception at the beginning of the academic year (1st September – 31st August) in which they will be five.  Parents of children born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020 are applying to start primary school in September 2024.


All applications must be made to the local authority.  Croydon Local Authority online at        The closing date for primary school applications is 15 January 2024. If your application is made after the closing date of 15th January 2024, it will be treated as late.  Please consult the admissions website for further information with regards to the process after this date.