Applications for the September 2024 school year opened on 1st November 2023 for children born between 1st September 2019 and 31st August 2020. Applications close 15th January 2024. Please apply online via Hertfordshire County Council by clicking here.


IN YEAR APPLICATIONS - Reception to Year 6 

The school is part of the county council’s coordinated In Year admissions scheme. Our school is currently full from Reception to Year 6. Applications can be accessed via and further information can be obtained from the Customer Service Centre, 0300 123 4043. We do not offer visits to the school until a place becomes available. 


September 2024 - Applications are now open for children born between 1st September 2021 and 31st August 2022.

Afternoon sessions only - 12.30pm to 3.30pm

£20 per 3 hour session, chargeable monthly in advance.

From September 2024, 15 hours funding will be available for 2 year olds. Click here to apply for the funding, if eligible a code will be issued which you should give to the school office. The code will need to be reconfirmed every 3 months. 

Minimum 3 sessions per week. 

Applications will close on Monday 29th April and places aim to be offered via email by 3rd May 2024

Click here to apply for Pre-School 2024

Pre-School Over Subscription Criteria


September 2024 – Applications are now open for children born between 1st September 2020 and 31st August 2021.

All children are entitled to 15 hours free early education (15 hours FEE) from the term after their 3rd birthday. 

Session Times

a) 15 Hour morning session 8.45am - 11.45am (maximum of 20 places)

b) 15 Hour afternoon sessions 12.30pm to 3.30pm (maximum of 20 places)


We also offer 30-Hours free childcare places for children born between 1st September 2020 and 31st August 2021, subject to eligibility. For information on 30-hours eligibility click here.

Session Times

a) 30 Hour session 8.45am to 3.30pm (Maximum of 30 places)

Children can attend for 5 full days, the 30 hour code will cover 4 full days and one morning. A weekly £25 charge (payable monthly in advance) covers the additional afternoon and lunch session. Alternatively, you can collect your child at 11.45am on the same day each week. A packed lunch will need to be provided (a school lunch will not be available for nursery aged children).  If you are not eligible for a 30 hour code the same provision can be provided for £25.00 per day payable monthly in advance.

For details of how 30-hour provision is offered in our school click here.

Click here to apply for 15 Hours Nursery Place

Click here to apply for a 30 Hour Nursery Place

Applications close Tuesday 29th February 2024, places aim to be offered by Friday 22nd March 2024 with parents/carers having one week to accept the offer.

Nursery Oversubscription Criteria


Nursery applications for children born 1st September 2019 to 31st August 2020, please

Click here to apply for a 15 hour place. Click here to apply for a 30 hour place. 

Admissions for nursery or pre-school places in Hertfordshire are managed by individual settings. Therefore, Flamstead End School, is its own admissions authority for nursery and pre-school places. Please note, a place in our nursery or pre-school does not guarantee a place in Reception. Admission from Reception age onwards is managed on behalf of the school by Hertfordshire County Council. 

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