Admissions Information

Parents are very welcome to telephone or e-mail the school directly to arrange a visit and request information about current availability of places. We encourage all prospective parents to visit the school - we would be delighted to show you around and answer any queries you may have.

In-Year Transfers

Applications for in-year entry (where children are changing schools within a school year) must be made directly to the school.  Should you wish your child to join Eton Porny mid-year, please complete our In Year Application Form and email it to  If you are applying on denominational grounds, please provide a Supplementary Information Form (SIF) in addition to your application.

Reception Applications

Applications for initial school entry at Reception Stage are the responsibility of Eton Porny's Local Authority, the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead (RBWM).  The school's published admission number is 30. The school's capacity therefore is 150 children. 

Applications for Reception Stage are made via a Common Application Form (CAF) provided by your Local Authority. The application window for September 2022 places in our Reception Class opens on 11th November 2021 and closes on January 15th 2022.  Please go to your local authority's online admissions application portal to submit your application.

In line with national and RBWM policy, all children at Eton Porny start school in the September prior to their fifth birthday and are entitled to a full reception (Foundation 2) year. We admit 30 children annually and admission dates by birth are:

Date of birth: 1st Sept 2017 - 31st Aug 2018    Entry: Sept 2022     Apply by: January 2022

Date of birth: 1st Sept 2018 - 31st Aug 2019    Entry: Sept 2023     Apply by: January 2023

Please see our Admissions Policy for 2022 applications here

Admissions Policy for the previous academic year 2021 can be found here
Our draft Admissions Policy for the next academic year 2023 can be found here.  This is under consultation for six weeks from 4th October to 15th November.  

Further details of the admissions criteria, catchment areas and the admissions process can be found on the RBWM website.

Details on the admissions appeals process including criteria and timetables can be found on the RBWM website