If you are interested in a place for your child at Hogarth Primary School, either in Year R or any other Year Group, we strongly recommend that you visit the school for a tour with the Headteacher.

Admission Arrangements

Admission Arrangements for September 2023 (Academic Year 2023/24)

Admissions Policy 2024/25

Admissions Policy 2025/26

Check if you are in the priority admissions area using the Essex priority admission catchment area finder via this link.

Priority Admission Area Map

If you would like further information or would like to book an appointment to view the school, please call the School Office on 01277 212216 or send an email to

Applying for a place in Year R

Applications for children starting school in Year R must be made to Essex County Council via this link.

In-Year Admissions

If you need to make an application in-year, please use the below form and email it to

In Year Admission Application Form

Admission Outside Normal Age Gap

If you need to make an application outside of normal age group, please use the below form and email it to

Admission Outside Normal Age Group


If you are unsuccessful in securing a place for your child, you have the right to appeal that decision.  All admissions appeals (including in-year admissions appeals) for Hogarth Primary School are managed by the Statutory Appeal Team at Essex County Council.  An online form and other relevant information, is available to you via this link.  Key dates are as follows:


Date What happens
16 April 2024 National Offer Day – parents informed of outcome of application
15 May 2024 Deadline for submitting appeals
03 June – 17 July 2024 Appeals heard for those submitted by the deadline and where possible, for late appeals (last day of term: 23 July 2024)
September 2024 onwards Appeals heard for any appeals not heard before 23 July 2024