We would be delighted to welcome you and your child to Harrold Primary Academy. If you are considering enrolling your child in our school please contact us and we will be very happy to show you around the school and answer any queries you may have.

Starting school

Children usually start school in the school year in which they become 5.

If you wish to apply for a place in Harrold Primary Academy for September 2022 you will be required to make an application to the Local Authority where you live. The admissions process is currently open and the closing date is 15th January 2022.

For Bedford Borough Council, click here.

For Northamptonshire County Council, click here.

For Milton Keynes Council, click here.

If you are unsure of the Local Authority that you need to apply through, you can find out here.

In-Year Applications

We currently have spaces in other year groups. If you would like your child to join us midway through the school year or from another school you will need to apply through Bedford Borough Council.

For further information about the admissions policy of the school, please click on the link below.

2022 Admissions Policy 

Below is the admissions policy for those wishing to apply for a place for their child for the September 2022 Reception intake.

Determined Admissions Policy Harrold Primary Academy September 2022
Welcome to Harrold Primary Academy

Harrold Primary School is a happy, caring and supportive school. We have a great team of teachers and support staff that work hard to ensure that all the children make good progress. Our vision is that every child has the right to an high quality of learning, where they are treated with respect in a safe learning environment. We strive to ensure that children reach their full potential, are well-equipped for when they leave primary school, and are able to continue achieving throughout secondary school.

To find out more about the school, please read through our website and do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to visit the school.