The deadline for applications was 15th January 2024

Notification date is 16th April 2024

The application window has closed for Children starting school for the first time.  This is for Children born between 1st September 2019 and 31st August 2020.

Please see the Milton Keynes City Council - Education Access website for instructions on how to make a late application

Further information can be found on the Milton Keynes Council – starting school for the first time


Timeline for Admission Appeals for Year R – September 2024

Following national offer day of Tuesday, 16th April 2024 if you named Middleton Primary School as one of your preferences and were unsuccessful, you have a right to appeal against the decision to an independent appeal panel. 

The appeals timetable* for Middleton Primary School for students starting in Year R in September 2024 is shown below.  Stage 1 hearing and Stage 2 individual hearings will be held virtually, with meeting invites issued by the Clerk to the Independent Appeal Panel nearer the time.


Wednesday, 15th May 2024 at 3pm

Deadline to request an appeal form

Friday, 17th May 2024 at 3pm

Deadline to lodge an appeal**

Week Commencing 24th June 2024


Appeal hearings will be held during this week.

Appellants will be advised as to precise day and time by the clerk.

Should you wish to appeal against the decision not to offer your child a place at Middleton Primary School, please email  providing the name of the child, their date of birth and an email address where the appeal paperwork can be sent.  Please ensure you state the appeal request is for Middleton Primary School.  Requests for appeal packs must be made by 3pm on Wednesday, 15th May 2024. 

*Please note it may not be possible to include within this timetable any appeals that are lodged after the deadline.

**This is the deadline by which the completed appeal form must be received by the Clerk to the Independent Appeal Panel.