Please note that, because of restriction in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it may not be possible for all aspects of our admissions process to be implemented, particularly visits to the school and our induction processes.


Applying for a Place at Hob Hill

The normal times for admission to Hob Hill are at the beginning of Nursery is the September following a child's 3rd birthday.  For Reception, it is the September following a child's 4th birthday.

Should you be new to the area or considering moving your child for another reason, please contact the school office to discuss the availability of places in other year groups.

For more information on admission to Hob Hill School, please contact the school office. 

Details of the Staffordshire County Council admissions process, including how to make an appeal, can be found here.  

The agreed admissions arrangements for 2021/22 can be found here.  These explain how places are allocated and the over-subscription criteria that are used.

Our Published Admission Number (PAN) for Reception is 30.


Hob Hill School Admissions Policy


Admissions September 2021

Applications for Reception in September 2021 have now closed.  If you have not made an application and wish to do so, please contact the Staffordshire admissions team.

Applications for places in our governor-run Nursery, Little Owls, are now open.  The deadline for applications is 6th March 2021. To make an application, please read the information below, download and complete an application form and return this to the school.


Nursery Admission Arrangements September 2021

Nursery Application Form September 2021 (Word version)

Nursery Application Form September 2021 (PDF version)


Admissions at Other Times

If you wish to request a place for your child for in-year entry or to a year group above Reception, please contact the school office who will advise you on the availability of places and the procedures to follow.


If you would like to visit the school, please contact the school office to make an appointment.