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Gorseybrigg Primary School and Nursery


Nursery places

Applications for a nursery place should be made directly to the school. An application for admission to our nursery can be obtained from our reception or you can download a copy here.

Key Stages 1 and 2

Applications for your child to attend Gorseybrigg should be made through Derbyshire County Council (please follow the link for further information).

If your child was born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020 they will be eligible to start school in September 2024. The admissions process is now closed please see the Derbyshire County Council website for more information.

For September 2024 reception admissions we are holding an open evening in school on Wednesday 25th October from 5pm to 7pm. All welcome. Please come and meet our staff and our children and have a walk around our school. No need to book, just turn up on the evening. We look forward to meeting you and your child. 


We are also holding an open morning in school on Thursday 16th November. Time to be confirmed.

For applications to move to the school 'in-year' (for example if you are moving to the area) please use this link.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email us at

Admissions and Attendance Registers

Admissions Policy


School admission arrangements

Admission and selection criteria is controlled by Derbyshire County Council.

Derbyshire County Council admissions appeal guidance

Secondary Admissions

If your child is in Year 6 you should apply for their secondary school place between 14th September 2021 and 31st October 2022.  Please see the Derbyshire County Council Secondary Admissions page for more information.