Nursery Admissions Information

St Edward’s C of E Academy offer a flexible, high quality, teacher led nursery provision for younger children to start to explore their early education in our nursery setting. Children can be admitted to our nursery the term after their 3rd birthday – they no longer need to wait until September.

The table below explains if your child’s date of birth falls within certain periods what the admission term would be for you to apply for a place.

Date of BirthAdmission Term

01/09/2020 to 31/12/2020 – Spring 2024

01/01/2021 to 31/03/2021 – Summer 2024

01/04/2021 to 31/08/2021 – Autumn 2024

If you have a child that is 3 before the 31st December 2023, they will be able to start at our nursery in January 2024.



Admissions Information and documents

If your child’s fifth birthday is between 1 September 2023 and 31 August 2024 apply for a Reception place please click on the link

Admissions Information and Forms to be Retuned

Meeting the St Edward's Staff

SUAT Admission Arrangements 2023-24

SUAT Admission Arrangements 2024-25

Please contact the school office on 01538 714840                                                  or email                                                          if you require any further information.

            Click here for Admission to primary and middle

    schools September 2023 entry

Information for parents regarding funding for Nursery children



All 3 and 4 year olds in Staffordshire are eligible for funded early learning sessions.
Find out more at


Could you get help with your childcare costs? Check online at

Before and Afterschool Club

We also offer excellent before school, after school and holiday care in our ‘Brambles’ provision.

We are proud to be a part of SUA Trust

Join the Trust

SUAT supports and leads in the set-up of new academies joining the partnership. The services provided by the central support function cover both educational and non-educational support. In terms of educational support, SUAT is linked to the School of Education of Staffordshire University, which is an outstanding ITT provider.