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Applying for a place in Year R - September 2020

We hope to be able to offer a place for your child in the Autumn term after their fourth birthday, depending on numbers. We are happy to consider applications from out of our catchment area, but in the event of over subscription our admission policy will come into operation.


Applications for main round Year R for September 2020 should have been made online via Hampshire County Council's website from Friday 1st November 2019.  The closing date for Year R applications for September 2020 was midnight on Wednesday 15th January 2020.  Notifications offering places were sent by Hampshire County Council on Thursday 16th April 2020


If you are a family still in need of a space in Year R in September, please email for further details in relation to availability and applying.

Induction for children starting school in Year R in September 2020

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all planned induction activities for Year R outlined in the timetable below have been cancelled. We will be using alternative means to communicate information with families of children starting in Year R in September in the best way that we can.

Year R Induction Programme September 2020 - Cancelled

Open Mornings


We hold regular Open Mornings; we would welcome the opportunity to show you around our lovely school.  There is no need to book, you can just come along.


Date of next Open Morning To Be Confirmed

St. Luke's Church of England Primary School is a Church of England Controlled school catering for girls and boys from four to eleven years old and is maintained by Hampshire County Council.  St. Luke's Primary is a thriving village school and there is a strong sense of community.  The staff make every effort to ensure that new children settle into the school quickly and happily.


The teachers strive to make the children's school experiences fulfilling and worthwhile, at the same time helping them to become responsible, helpful, self-reliant and caring young members of the school and our village community.

Applying for a place in our current Year R to 6

Whilst we are full in the majority of year groups, we do have some spaces available currently. If you would like your child to attend our school, please contact our school office team for further information - Email: or telephone 01590 682431. Alternatively, you are welcome to make an application online below. Please also find below links to our school prospectus, Hampshire County Council's Admission pages and our Admission Policy.  

St. Luke's CE Primary School Prospectus

'Children make an excellent start to their education in Reception' - OFSTED

Pre-Schools in Sway

If you have moved in to the village, we are fortunate to have two preschools available to children. Telephone or visit their website(s) for further details.


Robin Nursery School, Sway Youth Centre, Station Road, Sway, Hampshire
Tel: 01590 683440


Little Flyers Pre-School, Middle Road, Sway, Hampshire (Village Hall)

Tel: 01590 718061 or 07789121675