School Logo


Admissions 2020-2021



Schools in the Outer West Learning Trust are carrying out a consultation about the 2020/21 Admission Policy, from 5th November 2018 - 16th December 2018.  Please click on the link below to read the TWaverley Primary draft policy.  We are consulting on a specific section of the policy which can be found in the bullet point No 2 on page 1 of the draft document.  If you have any comments that you would like to make about this section of the draft policy, please contact Emma Douse, School Business Manager on 0191 267  4549 or by email at 


If you would like to read the draft policies of the other schools in the Outer West Learning Trust, please visit the individual school websites.  The contact details for commenting on the policies will also be listed on the websites.  The schools in the OWL Trust who are consulting on their Admission Policies are listed below.  

  • Knoplaw Primary School
  • Lemington Riverside Primary School
  • Milecastle Primary School
  • Newburn Primary School
  • Simonside Primary School
  • Throckley Primary School
  • Waverley Primary School
  • West Denton Primary School
  • Westerhope Primary School

Admissions 2019

There is a right for people to object about the policy to the Schools Adjudicator (OSA). See the for more information on how to do this. Objections for the admissions arrangements for 2019/2020 must be made by 15th May 2018.



Nursery Admissions


We accept applications from birth for entrance into our Nursery, children are entitled to receive 15 hours of free childcare from your child's 3rd birthday.


Here at Waverley we offer places under the Rising 3 scheme which means your child may start our Nursery the week after they turn 3. If you would like to apply for our Nursery please complete the application below and return to the school office, we will then contact you on the run up to your child's 3rd birthday.


You can also apply now for your child to start nursery in the September after they turn three if this is what you prefer, to apply please complete and return to the school office the application form below.


We currently still have places available in our Nursery.


Admissions to Reception class

For admissions from Reception class onwards please contact Admissions at Newcastle City Council on 0191 278 7878.


Transferring to Secondary School


Details on how to apply for a place in high school will be sent to your child at the start of Year 6.

If you would like to arrange an appointment to visit our school, please contact the school office on 01912674549 or


To apply for a place complete the In Year Transfer application form below and return to your child's current school school office.


For more information on admission criteria, please see admissions policy below.