@ Cottons Farm

Admission Arrangements at Cottons Farm

Reception/Mid-year Transfer

Derby City Council process all our admissions for Reception and Mid-Year applications.

The admissions policy is the same for all Derby City schools.

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Nursery Admissions

3 year olds:

Children are admitted to Nursery from the term after they turn 3 years old. All 3 and 4 year olds are eligible for 15 hours free funded nursery entitlement. If you wish to apply for a place in Nursery contact the school directly. Nursery places are in demand and we have a waiting list therefore we advise that you register your child for Nursery on his/her first birthday. The allocation of nursery places is in accordance with the Governors’ agreed criteria.

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Ashcroft School

Mrs E Mills/Mr J Heer

01332 764160


Designated Safeguarding Lead – Mrs M Ubhie

SENCO Contact: Mrs S Brown

Mrs M Ubhi


Cottons Farm

Mrs J Hackett/Mrs P Syed

01332 771370


Designated Safeguarding Lead – Miss D Donnelly

SENCO Contact: Mrs Hadfield

Mrs D Donnelly


Ash Croft Primary School

Deepdale Lane,

Derby, DE24 3HF

01332 764 160

Mrs E Mills

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Cottons Farm Primary School

Sheridan Street,

Derby, DE24 9HG

01332 771 370

Mrs J Hackett

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