Admissions & joining our school

“The quality of education in early years remains strong. Children make good progress from their individual starting points and they are suitably prepared for Year 1.” – Ofsted, February 2019

All admissions are now coordinated by the Norfolk County Council school admissions team, please click on the following link for further information.

Norfolk County Council – school admissionsP1030981

Acle St Edmund C of E Primary School’s admissions policy follows Norfolk County Council’s guidelines and is available by opening the document below:

Admissions Policy 2020 – 21


If you are looking for your child to transfer to, or join our school in the current academic year, please contact the school office on 01493 750322 and we will be able to arrange a suitable time for you to visit and look around.

Reception intake September 2021

We are sad that we are unable to offer an physical open morning this term However, we have created a virtual video, showcasing our newly decorated and resourced Reception please click on the link below!

Please also do have a look around our website for information about our school, and read our newsletters (under the ‘Parents’ heading) to see some of things the children have been learning and achieving. If you have any questions please do contact us on 01493 750322, or email

Please also see the Reception parents guide below for more information:

A printable copy of our prospectus is available by opening the document link below:

Our intake limit for each year group is 30 children.

At present, we have the following number of pupils on roll:

Reception  –   22

Year 1         –   30

Year 2         –   19

Year 3         –   30

Year 4         –   24

Year 5         –   27

Year 6         –   30