St John's C of E Primary School, Caterham

St Johns Caterham

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How to Apply

School Tours

During the Autumn term, we hold a series of tours to show prospective parents around the school.  Please see below for the tour dates taking place this Autumn:

  • Tuesday 7th November 9.15am to 10.15am
  • Tuesday 7th November  1.45pm to 2.45pm
  • Thursday 9th November  9.15am to 10.15am  
  • Thursday 9th November  1.45pm to 2.45pm
  • Friday 10th November  1.45pm to 2.45pm
  • Monday 13th November 1.45pm to 2.45pm
  • Tuesday 14th November  9.15am to 10.15am
  • Wednesday 15th November 9.15am to 10.15am
  • Thursday 16th November 9.15am to 10.15am
  • Friday 17th November  9.15am to 10.15am
  • Tuesday 21st November  9.10am to 10.10am
  • Thursday 23rd November  9.10am to 10.10am

If you would like to visit the school or find out more information about our happy, flourishing school, please contact the School Office by phoning 01883 342009 or email  Please note that spaces for each tour are limited and must be booked in advance.



Admissions Policy

Children are admitted to the school according to our Admissions Policy. 

Please click here for our admission policy for the academic year 2018 / 2019.

If you wish to apply for an in-year place for the academic year 2017/2018, please click here to view our current Admission Policy.


How To Apply

Applying for a Reception Place for Children Starting School in September 2018

You can apply for a place at the school from the 30th October 2017 until 15th January 2018. Please refer to Surrey County Councils' website for further information.  


Applying For an In Year School Place

In year applications are made to join an existing year group within the school.  To apply for an in year place, please complete a school managed application form and return to the school directly.


For more information or general admissions enquiries, please contact Mrs Mealing  on 01883 342009.



If your child is not allocated a place at the school you prefer, you have the right to appeal. Please click here for further information.


Parents Living Apart

Click here for Surrey County Council's parental guide 'Education Information for Parents Living Apart'.


Getting Ready For School Booklet

Surrey Family Information Service has produced a new Getting Ready For School booklet for families whose children are starting primary or infant school. Please click here to view.