Glemsford Road, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 2PN

01449 613112

Combs Ford Primary School

Welcome to Combs Ford Primary School

Admission Arrangements

Combs Ford Community Primary School is a Children’s Endeavour Trust Academy and therefore follows the Trust Admissions Policy and arrangements, which is available on our policies page. Click here to access.


In-Year Admissions (EYFS through to Year 6)

If you wish to apply for a place at Combs Ford during this academic year, you should contact the main school office on 01449 613112 or download our in-year application form - Click here


Applying for a Reception Place (EYFS) 2022/23

These are handled by Suffolk County Council. The applications site for September 2022 will be available from October 2021 onwards - we do not have the exact date as yet! Applications can be made through the Suffolk County Council website - please see link for their website below.  The closing date for applications (online and paper) are usually around 15th January. If you apply online, Suffolk County Council will send you an email to let you know which school has been offered on a set date in April. If you applied on a paper application form, Suffolk County Council will send you a letter by second class post to let you know which school has been offered, on the same day.



If your application is unsuccessful and you wish to appeal the decision to refuse your child a place at this school, an appeal form is available to download by clicking here. Please note the deadline for appeals for entry to Reception in 2020/21 has now passed.


Appeals timescales are detailed on this link: Click here

Suffolk County Council Website for Admissions: Click here

If you have concerns, do please contact us and we will be happy to answer your questions.