Reception Applications

In Northamptonshire, children are eligible to start school (in reception year) in the September following their 4th birthday. The application process is now on-line and is managed by the Northamptonshire County Council, their contact details can be found here

Mid-Year Applications

Schools are unable to offer places direct to parents for their children.  All school places are allocated by Northamptonshire County Council.  They also maintain any waiting lists for individual schools.

Admission Criteria

If you wish to view the admission criteria for Headlands Primary School please click here or to view our school admissions policy here.

Arranging to Visit

Our Head Teacher, Mr Darren Smith, is always happy to show you around the school.  If you would like to book a tour of the school please contact the school office on 01604 407098. We can accommodate up to 6 families on each tour which take approximately 45 minutes. 


For information on how to appeal please click here.