How to apply for a place at Ark John Keats Academy's primary school

Please note: Primary admissions for September 2022  will open in September 2020 and all applications must be made via Enfield Council, click here for details. For In-Year admissions (part-way through the academic year), please see the section at the bottom of this page.

We'd be delighted to welcome you and your child as a new pupil at Ark John Keats Academy's Reception class for September 2022. The school, which is rated "Outstanding" by Ofsted, provides a welcoming, friendly learning environment, underpinned by high expectations and ambition for each and every one of our students.

Ark John Keats Academy's primary school is a three form entry primary school which offers 90 reception places each year. It is a non-denominational, non-selective school for local children. If you would like to find out more about the academy, or to visit us, please contact the school on 0208 443 3113.

Children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 are due to start Reception Class, the first year of primary school, in September 2022.

Applications to Ark John Keats Academy are made through Enfield Council, rather than directly through the school. You can find details of how to apply on the Enfield Council primary admissions site.

Applications for reception places in September 2022 must be received by 15 January 2021.

If you would like to find out about our admissions policy, you can download it here.

Any questions about the school? Please do not hesitate to contact us on 0208 443 3113 or to find out more or arrange a tour of the school.


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In-year admissions

Please find below In-year Admissions form. Complete the form and return it with all required proofs to the below email address. If proofs are not provided or do not meet the listed requirements your application form will not be processed.

PDF iconIn Year Application Form.pdf

For applications to Ark John Keats part-way through the academic year, please contact Ms Thornton in the Primary School Office on 0208 443 3113 or email