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Admission to School

Children start school in September of the academic year in which they turn 5. The window for applications is open during the Autumn term prior to entry and the school holds open days for prospective parents to visit. Applications are made through Oxfordshire County Council. 

Our opening times are 08:00 - 15:00

Children receive 32.5 hours of education per week

For more information please refer to the following web page:


Oxford County Council



For school uniform please go to




Admission to Nursery


The school deals with admissions to Nursery but follows Oxfordshire County Council’s Nursery Admissions Policy (see document at bottom of page)


Children may start Nursery in the term following their third birthday.

Application Form

Nursery Offer

Nursery times run as follows:

Morning: 8.45am to 11.45am

Afternoon: 12.45pm to 2.45pm

All day: 8.45am to 2.45pm with optional lunch supervision from 11.30am to 12.30pm

Parents who choose 30 hours have the option for their child to stay over the lunchtime period of 11.30am to 12.00pm at a charge of £3 per day, or pick children up at 11.30am and drop them back at 12.00pm. Children staying for lunch will require a packed lunch.


Families where both parents/carers are working (or one if a lone parent) and earn at least the equivalent of minimum wage for 16 hours a week but under £100,000 per year may be eligible for 30 hours. Further details about eligibility and how to apply can be found at:

30 Hours Free Child Care


Page Downloads Date  
Admissions Arrangements 2023 24 3 11th Nov 2021 Download
Madley Brook Admissions Policy Consultation Information.docx 1 11th Nov 2021 Download
Nursery class admissions policy 10th May 2022 Download
Admission Rules and Arrangements 2024-25 16th Mar 2023 Download
Nursery Open Morning 28th Feb 2024 24th Jan 2024 Download
Admissions Appeal 18th Apr 2024 Download
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