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Hurst Knoll St James'

CE Primary School

Inspiring Faith and Learning for Life



School places for the 2020 - 2021 academic year were sent to parents via email on Thursday 16th April 2020. If you have any questions or queries about this please contact Tameside admissions as they are responsible for the organisation and allocation of school places. For further details, please visit: 


Applying for a place in School

To apply for a place at our school you will need to use Tameside’s online school admissions process; this can be found at Here you will find the exact closing date for applications (which is in January), and their School Admissions Policy, which explains how school places are allocated.


Applying for a place in the Nursery


To apply for a place at Nursery, please call into school to complete an application form, or you can download it from this link, and then return it to the school.


You will need to call into the school to show us your child’s birth certificate. We follow Tameside’s admission policy which can be viewed on the Tameside website at