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Primary School applications are administered for Richmond by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council.

To apply please use the link below to apply online, if you require a paper application please contact the Customer Service Centre on 01702 215000

Southend on Sea Admissions website 

Parents can apply between 15th September and 15th January to start school in September the year after their 4th Birthday.

At the closing date for admission applications places will be allocated, up to a maximum of 60 places per year, according to the criteria in the admissions policy. This policy can be read below or on the policies page of this website.

If you wish to appeal an admissions decision, this can be done through Southend Local Authority, using the link below: 


Primary School Admissions Dates

Offer day – 19 April 2022 (due to bank holidays 16 April has moved to next working day of 19 April)

On time submission of appeals – 18 May 2022  (appeals after this date will be heard in late Sept)

On time appeals must be heard by 21 July 2022


School Admission Arrangements 2023/2024 

Following a formal consultation, the admissions arrangements for 2023-24 for Richmond Avenue Primary & Nursery School have now been determined. 

They can be read by clicking on the link below.