If your child was born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 your child will be eligible to start school in September 2017. Don’t forget to enrol your child for Reception class via Derbyshire County Council website, you have until Midnight on Sunday 15th January to do this either on line or over the telephone, see here for more information.
Also to break a couple of myths about Charlesworth School –
Myth 1 – You can only attend Charlesworth school if you live in the village.
Truth – There are no set catchment areas – Charlesworth School welcome children from many different areas.
Myth 2 – You have to ‘prove’ you attend church regularly to attend Charlesworth school.
Truth – It is a Church of England school however you do not have to prove you go to church to attend.
Myth 3 – Will I definitely get a place? Isn’t Charlesworth School over subscribed?
Truth – School admissions do vary each year, however over the last few years everyone who chose Charlesworth as a first choice gained a place.