Free early years places for 3 and 4 year olds
Your child can have their place from the term after they turn 3. The chart shows you the
cut-off dates for each term:
If your child is born between: They will get their free place:
1st January and 31st March Summer term (in April)
1st April and 31st August Autumn term(in September)
1st September and 31st December Spring term (in January)
Free early learning for 2 year olds
30 Hours Funding
Parents in England can apply for 30 hours childcare at the same time as Tax-Free Childcare, via the childcare service. To qualify, they must be in work and each earning at least £120 a week and not more than £100,000 per year.
To see if you are eligibile please visit the childcare choices website here
Application for Reception places
For reception places in September 2021, please follow the link for Walsall Council
Parents should contact the local authority to find out about admission arrangements.
Please follow the link for Walsall Council Admissions arrangements