Normanton Common Primary Academy

Working Together to Inspire and Achieve

01924 890 576

Castleford Road, Normanton, West Yorkshire, WF6 1QU


Normanton Common Primary Academy welcomes families from across the Normanton and Wakefield district.

Admission to Nursery

Normanton Common Primary Academy has a 39 place Nursery; this means that a maximum of 78 part-time pupils can attend.

The Academy offers the Universal Free Entitlement of 15 hours nursey education per week, term time only for three and four year olds. Children usually attend nursery either every morning or every afternoon. Any other variations are subject to availability of places, proven parental demand and at the discretion of the headteacher.

Children who turn three on or between:

  • 1 April and 31 August are eligible to join Nursery from the autumn term starting in September
  • 1 September and 31 December are eligible to join Nursery from the spring term starting in January
  • 1 January and 31 March are eligible to join Nursery from the summer term starting in April

The Governing Body is responsible for part-time admissions to the Academy’s Nursery and follows the Early Years Part-Time Admissions Policy set by Wakefield Council. Please click here to view the Early Years’ Part-time Admissions Policy.

If you would like to enrol your child in our Nursery or arrange a visit please contact Mrs Fellows or Mrs Forbes in the school office on 01924 890576.


Admission to School

Normanton Common Primary Academy has adopted Wakefield Council’s Admissions Policy. The Academy currently admits 45 pupils into each yeargroup.

To apply for a full-time place for your child please visit .

For further guidance please contact School Admissions, Wakefield Council on 01924 306052.


Applying for a Change of School

If you are moving into the Normanton area and wish to apply for a change of school, please visit for more information and details about the application process.

We always recommend that you make an appointment to come and visit us if you are considering applying to transfer your child to our school. Please telephone the school office to make an appointment on 01924 890576.