School Admissions

Places still available for September 2021

Nursery Admissions

At Blackwood Primary School, we offer places in our Nursery setting for children over 3 years old. They will be able to start with us, the first term after their 3rd birthday. 

To apply for a place please follow the link below to the Caerphilly County Borough Council School Admissions page:


Reception Admissions

Children begin primary school at the start of the school year in which their fifth birthday falls (i.e. 1 September to 31 August inclusive).


You must apply for their place, even if they already attend Nursery here at Blackwood Primary.

Year 6 Admission to Comprehensive

Year 6 pupils must apply for their place at comprehensive school. 

This usually takes place in the Autumn Term.  A link will be posted here when applications are open.

Transferring to Blackwood Primary School

If you would like to transfer you child to our school, you will need to complete an application for a school place following the same link as above. 

If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to contact the school either via telephone on 01495 224111 or via email to mainoffice@blackwoodprimary.org.

Starting School
A guide to policy and admission arrangements 2021-22