Admissions to Simonside Primary School
Simonside Primary School is one and one half form entry (45 pupils per year group).
Please feel free to contact our school office on 0191 286 0776 if you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit.
To apply for a place in our nursery, please request an application form from the school office. Morning or afternoon places will be given depending on the term your children start. You are more than welcome to come and have a look around our setting and meet our fantastic staff team.
We have three intakes per year and children join the nursery in the term after they turn three. (September 2017, January 2018 and April 2018). Please let us know as soon as possible if you require a place as places are limited.
September 2017 - We will be providing 30 Hours free nursery provision for eligible children.
Please refer to the Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page for information about applying for a place in our Reception class.
To apply for a place in Reception, please visit the Newcastle City Council website:
or ring the Family Information Service on 0191 277 4133 .
In -Year Transfers
To apply for a place in Year 1 to Year 6, please see the Admissions Policy at the bottom of this page for information about applying for a place.
For In-Year transfers, please visit the Newcastle City Council website:
or ring the Family Information Service on 0191 277 4133 . We admit children in accordance with Newcastle City council's policy for school admissions.
Applications need to be made to School Admissions at Newcastle Civic Centre.
Please see our admissions polices below. There is a right for people to object about the policy to the Schools Adjudicator (OSA). See the Schools Adjudicator website for more information on how to do this. Objections for the admissions arrangements for 2019/20 must be made by 15 May 2018”