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We warmly welcome prospective parents to view the school with the Head Teacher. If you would like to make an appointment for a viewing please contact the school office. A copy of the school’s recent Ofsted report is available here.


Our next available parent viewing with the Headteacher will be on Friday 22nd November at 9:45am. If you wish to attend please contact the school office to reserve your place on 01442 822421. We look forward to welcoming you to our school.


As a maintained school regular admissions are managed by Hertfordshire County. Their admissions rules are published here. Admissions to Nursery are managed by the school. See below for more information.


Reception 2020

For children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016:

Applications for Reception 2020 open 4 November 2019. 
Applications close 15 January 2020.

Offer of places 16 April 2020.

Deadline to accept offer of a place 30 April 2020.


Nursery 2020

For children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017

Applications for Nursery 2020/21 open 3 February 2020. 
Applications close 13 March 2020. 
Offer of places 29 April 2020.

Deadline to accept offer of a place 11 May 2020.

Admission Rules

 Places for Nursery in the school year 2020/21 for children born between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017 will be allocated according to the following admission criteria.

Hertfordshire Nursery Admissions

Dundale Nursery has 30 places maximum. All places are for 15 hours from 9 am to 12 Monday to Friday term time only.


This year, all applications must be made directly to the school using the online application form or  paper application form returned to the school office, posted to:

Dundale Primary School and Nursery



HP23 5DJ

Or emailed as an attachment to: with ‘Nursery application’ in the subject line


In Year Admissions

If you wish to apply for a place at Dundale please

download the application form here...


Under 11s In Year Admissions Rules


Secondary Transfer

For more information, please click here.

Welcome to Our School

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