Mendlesham Primary School


Information about our School’s Admissions policy.


Choosing a school is a very important process for parents and children alike.
We hope our website will give you the information that you need to make your decision. However, if you have been unable to visit the school at Open Evening or would like a further visit, please contact the school and we will arrange for you to be shown around. Please telephone the school for an appointment. Alternatively, write or e-mail the school using our details on the contact page.


The national closing date for applications was Tuesday 15th January 2019. All applications should be made to Suffolk County Council. The easiest and most secure way to apply for a school place is online at

The National Offer day is Tuesday 16th April 2019 and you will receive notification by email or letter from Suffolk County Council.

Admissions for Year 6 Transferring to Year 7

Stowupland High school is an Academy, and a founding school of the John Milton Academy Trust.
Admission arrangements for Year 6 students moving into Year 7 are conducted, on our behalf, by Suffolk County Council.
Prospective parents must follow their identified procedures when applying for places for new intakes. A map of the school’s catchment area can be found below or by contacting the Local Education Authority.

As a guide, our main feeder primary schools are Bacton, Cedars Park, Crawfords, Freeman, Mendlesham and Old Newton.
Map of the catchment area: schoolcatchment-stowupland_high_school

In-Year Applications 2018-19

In-year applications will be handled directly by the school. Please complete Form ADM1 which can be found on the link below:


JMAT In-Year Application Form 2018-19

Admissions for 2019-20

Admissions for 2019/20 will be subject to the Admissions Policy for the John Milton Academy Trust. The 2019/20 policy has been included in the Local Authority admissions details.
Please find our Admissions 2019/20 policy below.


Admissions to School in Suffolk 2019-2020  – A guide for parents and carers on how to apply for your child’s school place in the normal year of entry.


Admissions for 2020-21

Admissions for 2020/21 will be subject to the Admissions Policy for the John Milton Academy Trust. The 2020/21 policy has been included in the Local Authority admissions details.  Please find our Admissions 2019/20 policy below:

JMAT 002 Admissions Policy 2020-21.docx

For more information regarding Admissions and choosing a school in Suffolk, please go to

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Contact Details

Office Manager: Mrs Ann Cracknell

01449 766224


Mendlesham Primary School
Old Station Road,
Stowmarket, Suffolk.
IP14 5RT

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Old Station Road
Mendlesham, Stowmarket
Suffolk. IP14 5RT
01449 766224

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