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Primary Academy

New Intake 2021 - 2022


We are delighted to welcome our new prospective Reception parents for September 2021-2022! 


Choosing a primary school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. At Rushden Primary Academy, we offer an exciting and stimulating education that is both nurturing and supportive of each individual child and inspires them to make excellent progress socially and academically. We know just how important the Foundation Year is for every pupil's development and we pride ourselves in providing a high quality education for all pupils to develop and flourish. Please click on the attachment below for a look round our school and in our EYFS classes. 

School Tours 

We are excited to be able to hold a tour of school for prospective parents.

One member of your household can attend the tour. The dates for the tours are 03.12.20 and 08.12.20. The time slots are 4.00-4.45, 4.45-5.15 and 5.15 to 6.30pm. Please email your preferred date and time slot to Further information is available in the leaflet attached below.

Applying for a school place for September 2021

Rushden Primary Academy is a two-form entry school and provides education for children aged 4 -11. If your child turns 4 before 31st August 2021, it’s time to apply for their primary school place.

For Reception year, in the year preceding admission, parents should apply online. Click here to apply on-line where you can make your application and find helpful tips and information.

All applications to Reception year starting September 2021 must be completed and submitted to the Local Authority by 5.00pm on 15 January 2021