Gurnard Primary School

Gurnard Primary School

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Joining our school



We currently have limited places available in Reception, Year 2 and Year 3.


We warmly welcome new children and their families to our school. Parents and families are very welcome to come and visit us. We will be happy to show you around the school and answer any questions that you might have.  Please give us a call or email to arrange a personal tour at a time to suit you.


Applying for a place

The Isle of Wight Council is the Admissions Authority for all Community and Voluntary Controlled schools on the Island. All applications for places at Gurnard Primary School should be made to the Admissions Department at the Isle of Wight Council. They can be contacted at:

School Admissions Office, County Hall, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1UD.

Telephone: 01983 823455




Click here to apply for a place online.




Is your child due to start school in September 2021?


Your child can start primary school in the September after they have reached the age of 4

(i.e. children that were born on or between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017).

Click here to apply for a Reception Class place for September 2021. 

Summer born children

If your child has their 4th birthday during the period 1st April to 31st August 2021, the Department for Education guidance and the School Admissions Code allow parents to delay entry of their children into the school system if they do not feel their children are ready to begin school at this point. Click here for more information.