Main Street, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 2BA

0113 8879023

East Ardsley Primary Academy

A member of Leodis Academies Trust

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Admissions to Reception Class, September 2021

The application process for a Reception place for September 2021 for children born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 is open on the 1st November for applications. East Ardsley Primary Academy has an admission limit of 60 places.  Children start in full-time education at the beginning of the year in which they are 5.  If you live in Leeds and your child is due to start school in September 2021 you can apply online by visiting 

To apply online you must live in Leeds and have an email address.

Alternatively, you can request a paper form and information booklet from:

The Admissions Team

PO Box 837


Leeds City Council


Telephone 0113 222 4414

The deadline for applications to be received at The Admissions Team is  15th January 2021

Parents/carers will be advised of offers on 16 April 2021

Please click here to view the school's admissions policy.

In-Year Admissions

Parents/carers wanting to apply for an In-Year Admission are asked to contact us directly to apply for a school place. Parents/carers are required to complete an In Year Common Preference Form (ICPF).  When you contact us Mrs Paver will explain the process and provide you with all the necessary paperwork.


Nursery Admissions

Our Nursery Admissions Policy gives full information about our School Nursery Unit and the admissions ciriteria for applications.  Please click here to view the Admissions Policy.

Application forms for the Nursery can be downloaded by clicking here or can be requested from school by contacting the office on 0113 8879023. We need to see the child's birth certificate and proof of address when handing in your application form. 


Deadline for applications for academic year 2021-22 is 31st March 2021




The Board of Trustees at Leodis Academies Trust intends to determine (set and approve) the following admissions policy arrangements for entry into all Academies within the Trust during the academic year September 2022 to July 2023.

The Academies are:

  • Blackgates Primary Academy 
  • East Ardsley Primary Academy 
  • Hill Top Primary Academy 
  • Westerton Primary Academy 
  • Woodkirk Academy

Details of our consultation and copies of our proposed policies can be found here:

We welcome your views and encourage you to respond by the deadline of Friday 29 January 2021 and you can respond by emailing us at

Paper copies of the consultation are available from Reception at each Academy. 

Please click here for a copy of East Ardsley's proposed Admissions Policy for 2022-23.