School Visit Information

Reception 2021 - 2022 Stay and Play Information
Please CLICK HERE or scan the QR Code to access the Reception 2021 - 2022 Stay and Play sessions online booking form. 
The sessions will take place on:
1.  Thursday 1st July, 2021 at 3.30pm - 4.15pm
2.  Thursday 8th July, 2021 at 3.30pm - 4.15pm
3.  Thursday 15th July, 2021 at 3.30pm - 4.15pm

Are you looking for a Reception Place for your child, to start, September 2021?  Well look no further!  Bevendean Primary School and Nursery is a very successful, two form entry (two classes in each year group) school. 

Our Reception intake in September, 2020, is the highest the school has seen for a number of years, with higher than expected first preference places being allocated.  Come and have a look around our great school!

Unfortunately, we are not able to do our normal school visits, however, we have allocated 7 after-school slots for parents / carers to visit the school.  These are:

  1.   Tuesday 3rd November, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm
  2.   Thursday 12th November, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm
  3.   Thursday 19th November, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm
  4.   Thursday 26th November, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm
  5.   Thursday 3rd December, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm
  6.   Thursday 10th December, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm
  7.   Thursday 17th December, 2020: 3.30pm – 4.15pm

As per Government guidance, the school requests the following:

- * Face Masks to be worn

-  Preferably 1 adult (parent / carer) to attend per family

-  Washing / sanitising of hands upon arrival

-  No children / siblings to attend the visit

-  The school will ensure that we ‘maintain distance’ throughout the visit

-  Entry / exit to the school will be via our community door adjacent to the staff car-park (down zig-zag path)


Please see the video (video clip above) for a virtual tour of the Early Years by Miss Talia Wiseman - Early Years Coordinator.

Application Process:

Parents / carers can apply online if you live in Brighton and Hove and your child needs to start school for the first time.  The deadline for Reception, September, 2021 is Friday 15th January, 2021.


Click here to complete an online application to apply for a school place at Bevendean Primary School and Nursery for September, 2021.


Use this form to:

  • apply for a place at an infant, junior, primary or secondary school
  • make changes to applications for reception, year 3 and year 7, before the deadline to apply

To apply you need to:

You'll also need to:

  • tell us if your child has an Education, Health and Care Plan
  • let us know if there are exceptional reasons why your child needs to go to a specific school
  • upload, or email, supporting documents as evidence for some of the questions

If you need help you can: