Admissions Policy

School Admissions Policy


Children in West Sussex start school at the beginning of the school year in which they reach their fifth birthday. Admission to Eastergate CE Primary School is co-ordinated by the West Sussex County Council Admissions Team.


Please click here to access the latest information on school admissions from West Sussex County Council and to find your catchment school.


In the September before your child is due to start school you will be sent information explaining the process. If you do not receive this information you should contact the West Sussex County Council Admissions Team.


For parents of children wishing to join in another year group or during the academic

year information can be viewed on the West Sussex County Council website by clicking here



If you are interested in sending your child to our school and you would like to look round, please contact the school office and make an appointment to visit.


Contact details for West Sussex County Council Admissions Team:


Education Office (South)

Pupil Admissions Office

Centenary House


Durrington Lane


West Sussex

BN13 2QB


Telephone: 01903 839214