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We are a Community School for pupils aged 4 to 11.
Our Department for Education Number is 881-2998.
Published admission number for 2021-2022 is 60.

Admissions Policy

In the event of oversubscription places will be allocated using the following criteria in the order given:

  1. Looked After Children
  2. Children with a sibling attending the school
  3. Remaining applications

In the event of oversubscription within any of the above criteria, priority will be determined by straight line distance from home to school, those living closest being given the highest priority. Exceptional medical circumstances (supported by medical evidence) may override the above criteria (other than Looked After Children).

To apply for a place at William Read Primary School and Nursery, please contact Essex County Council on 0845 603 2200. For further information about school admissions please click here.