Brunswick Primary School, Somerhill Road, BN3 1RP

01273 711816

Brunswick Primary School

Achieving success with determination and joy


Reception 2023-24 Intake

Welcome to Reception Booklet


General Admissions Information

The arrangements for the admission of children to this school at age 4+ are made by the Council. A detailed description of the arrangements is contained in the guidance ‘Infant, Junior & Primary School Admissions in Brighton & Hove 2018/2019’ which can be found at A hard copy can be obtained from the School Admissions Team, Hove Town Hall, Hove BN3 3BQ (tel: 01273 293653). A copy is also available for inspection in the school.

To read the full Brunswick Primary School Admissions Policy click here

Further Information you may find useful

Find schools near you

Where to get information about schools in your local area and what they offer

Primary, infant and junior school in Brighton & Hove

A list of infant, junior and primary schools in the city and their websites

Apply for a school place

How to apply for a place at junior, infant, primary or a secondary school in Brighton & Hove.

School term and holiday dates

Check when schools start and finish and holiday dates for infant, junior, primary and secondary schools in the city

Important dates for infant, junior and primary school applications

When you need to apply, when school place offers are sent out and when children start school                                      

How community primary school places are decided

What happens if more children apply for a school place at a community school or an academy than there are places available                                                                               

Check your home to school distance

Find out how home to school distance is measured and check the distance from your home to schools

Who can get free school transport

We provide free school transport for some children who live further away from school. Find out if you can apply

How the school system works

Find out about education in the UK, different types of school, the national curriculum and key learning stages.

Contact a Brighton & Hove school

How to get in touch with infant, junior, primary and secondary schools and colleges in the city

Appeal a school place decision

How to appeal if you’re not happy with the school place your child has been offered


What happens at the school appeal hearing

You'll have the opportunity to appeal the school place offered to your child


How schools are funded to support children with SEND

Your child's school or college may be able to apply for funding to support your child with special educational needs and disabilities.