• Phone : 01234 345636
  • Opening Time : 8:45am - 3:40pm
  • Address : Manton Lane, Bedford, MK41 7NH

Admissions & Applications


Come and visit us!

If you are looking for your child to join Edith Cavell Primary School, either as their first school into Reception Class, or into another year group and would like to visit before applying for a place, please contact the school office on 01234 345636 to make an appointment.  A member of our staff will be pleased to give you a tour of the school.

All applications for school places should be made through Bedford Borough Council, who act as the School’s Admissions Authority.

Contacts – School Admissions:

School Admissions Service Borough Hall
Cauldwell Street
MK42 9AP

Phone: 01234 718120
Fax: 01234 228 846
Email: admissions@bedford.gov.uk

Website: Bedford Borough School Admissions Website

Edith Cavell Primary School’s Governing Body agrees admissions numbers annually, and currently these are set at a maximum of 45 children per year group. It is possible to apply, for a place, at any point during the school year.

Although, you will find lots of information about our school on our website, visiting us will help you to know whether this really is the right school for your child.

Downloads and links:

Admissions policy – Jan 24

Appeals process