(for children born between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020)

Applications are now open for September 2024 entry. Any family wishing to apply for a Reception place at Dunraven School must complete the Common Application Form (CAF) from your Local Authority. The deadline to submit this form is 15 January 2024.

If you are applying for an out-of-year group place, you must notify the school in writing by email to

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



We are holding Primary tours for families wishing to apply for Reception for September 2024 entry. The tours run on a number of dates from October to December and are arranged by appointment only. For more information and to register, please click the link below.

Book Primary Tour


Virtual Tour

Please click the link below for a virtual tour of our Primary site. Ms Christian, Head of Primary is waiting to welcome you to Dunraven School.

Virtual Tour



Please note the following key dates in the application process for Reception 2024 entry:

September 2023: Prospectus and admissions information available from the school and the website and applications open

Monday 15 January 2024: Deadline for submission of the Common Application Form (CAF) to your home Local Authority

February 2024: Governors’ Admissions Committee review applications received under the Medical/Social Reasons criterion

Tuesday 16 April 2024: National Offer Day. Local Authorities will notify families of the offer of a school place.

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

The Admissions Policy, Primary Brochure, Prospectus and Previous Offers Information are available using the links below:

Admissions Policy for 2024 Entry

Primary Brochure


Previous Offers Information

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 2023-24 academic year.

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

Applications made in the 2022-23 academic year do not carry forward into the 2023-24 academic year. If you have applied previously and have 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 to

This form is NOT for Reception applications for 2024 entry. For Reception for 2024 entry, please see the relevant admissions section above.

In-Year Application Form for 2023-24

Frequently Asked Questions

Admissions Policy for 2023-24



Appeals for In-Year applications should be lodged within 25 school days of the date of notification that the application was unsuccessful and will be heard within 30 school days of being lodged. Appeals lodged after the appropriate deadline will be heard as soon as is reasonably practicable.

You will receive notification of the date and time of your appeal hearing at least 10 school days before your appeal hearing. Any additional evidence you wish the panel to consider must be submitted at least 5 school days before your appeal hearing. The clerk will send the appeal papers to you and the panel at least 5 school days before your appeal hearing. You will receive written notification of the outcome of your appeal within 5 school days of your appeal hearing, wherever possible.