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(for children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016)

Open Sessions were held from October 2019 to January 2020 and we would like to thank all who attended.

Any family wishing to apply for a Reception place at Dunraven School must complete the Common Application Form (CAF) from your Local Authority. The Dunraven Supplementary Information Form (SIF) also needs to be completed if you are applying under any of the priority admissions criteria of: Looked After Children; Siblings; Medical and/or Social Reasons; Children of Staff at the School. If you are applying for a child out of age group or for deferred entry, you must also submit a SIF to Dunraven School. 

The closing deadline to submit both forms was 15 January 2020. Late applications may still be submitted. Please refer to our Admissions Policy for information about the process.

The London Borough of Lambeth’s Admissions page is linked HERE

The Supplementary Information Form (SIF) is now available and is linked below.


Please note the following Key Dates in the application process for Reception 2020 entry:

September 2019: Prospectus and admissions information available from the school and the website and applications begin

Wednesday 15 January 2020: Deadline for submission of the Common Application Form (CAF) to your home Local Authority and the Supplementary Information Form (SIF) to Dunraven School (if applicable).

February 2020: Governors’ Admissions Committee review applications received under the Medical/Social criterion

Thursday 16 April 2020: National Offer Day. Local Authorities will notify families of the offer of a school place.

Friday 17 April 2020: Dunraven School will write directly to applicants who have a) been offered a place at the school or b) have not been offered a place and have not been offered a school of a higher preference on their Common Application Form.

April 2020*: Waiting list information available to families upon request. Appeal packs available for those who wish to consider appealing the decision to not offer a school place.

April 2020*: Deadline for return of acceptances to Dunraven School and the Local Authority

April 2020*: Second round offers made for any places not accepted in the first round of offers

June 2020*: Deadline for submission of Appeals

July 2020*: Appeals heard

*exact dates to be confirmed

For any questions, please contact the Admissions Office by email:  

The Supplementary Information Form, Admissions Policy for 2020 entry, Prospectus, Guidelines to Application, Frequently Asked Questions and Previous Offers Information are available using the links below. 

Guidelines to Application

Frequently Asked Questions 

Admissions Policy for 2020 entry

Supplementary Information Form

Previous Offers Information

Prospectus for 2020 entry

In-Year Admissions

Applications for Current Reception - Year 6

Applications are now open for In-Year places for current Reception to Year 6 for the 2019-20 academic year.

If you are applying for more than one child, please contact the Dunraven Admissions Office before applying by sending an email with your contact number to

The Application Form, Admissions Policy and Frequently Asked Questions are available using the links below.

Applications made in the 2018-19 academic year do not carry forward into the 2019-20 academic year. If you have applied previously and not yet been offered a place, you will need to submit a new In-Year application form. For any questions, please contact the Admissions Office by email:  

This form is NOT for Reception applications for 2020 entry. For Reception for 2020 entry, please see the relevant admissions section above.

Frequently Asked Questions

Admissions Policy for 2019-20

In-Year Application Form