School Admissions

As the Admissions Authority for Lent Rise School, our governors formulate and agree our Admissions Arrangements and Policies. 

Planned admission numbers are set at 60 new pupils each September for Early Years (Reception Class). 

Buckinghamshire Council, our Local Authority, facilitated pupils admissions for YR ( the first year of primary school) and our in year admissions.  

Please visit Buckinghamshire Admission Website for applying for school places at Lent Rise School.  

Catchment area

The Lent Rise area is defined by the county as follows:-

North to and including Burlington Road, but excluding The Green and Orchardville. East to the county boundary. West to Hitcham Road. South to and including parts of the Bath Road.

School Tours

All prospective parents are encouraged to visit Lent Rise during the school day on one of our pre arranged school tours. This gives you the opportunity to see the school when it is alive with learning.  To arrange a school tour please contact the school office on 01628 662913 or by emailing  

In year admissions

If your child is already at another school, or you have recently moved to the area and are seeking admission, please contact the school on 01628 662913 to see if we have any places available.  

The Trustees of Lent Rise School have arranged for the Admissions and Transport Team of Buckinghamshire Council to administer in year admissions as part of their In Year Co ordination Scheme. 

The Buckinghamshire link is below:

Please be aware that you can only make an in-year application 6 weeks before you intend to move schools.

Buckinghamshire timeline for in-year September 2022

Please see below the timeline for making an in year application for a school place for September 2022.

Applications received between 3 May 2022 and 3 June you will receive an offer email by 20 July 2022

Applications received between 4 June 2022  and 20 July 2022 will be processed by the start of school in September 2022, you will receive an offer email by 9 September 2022.

Applications received after 20 July 2022 will not be processed until after the start of school in September 2022, you will receive an offer email by 23 September.

* For  applications received between 4 June and 20 July - we will try to process these by the end of August, but due to the school holidays this may not always be possible as we may not be able to contact schools to discuss the offer of a place.

In many cases it is the school that would make the final decision.

It can take up to 20 school days to advise you of an outcome to your application but Buckinghamshire officers will keep applicants updated as the application progresses


The Trustees of Lent Rise School have arranged for the Appeals Team in Legal and Democratic Services of Buckinghamshire County Council to hear admission appeals.

Lent Rise School Academy Trust is a Company incorporated in England and Wales,
limited by guarantee with registered Company number 9801986.

Registered office: Lent Rise School, Coulson Way, Burnham, Bucks, SL1 7NP