We are delighted that you are considering applying for a place at Stakesby Primary Academy.

The Enquire Learning Trust is the admission authority for the academy you are considering and is responsible for determining its admission arrangements. These admissions arrangements can be found HERE

Below is some general information around applying for your child's place. Take a look at our class pages for more detailed information about life at Stakesby.

Foundation Stage One (Nursery)

Stakesby Primary Academy has 52 places in Foundation Stage One: 26 morning places and 26 afternoon places.  Children are normally admitted to FS1 during the term following their third birthday.

Parents are invited to put their child’s name down on our waiting list. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Call or email the school office on 01947 820231 (


Foundation Stage Two (Reception)

All children start Foundation Stage Two in the September following their 4th birthday. You will need to register your child with North Yorkshire’s Education Department or with our school office who will support you. Telephone 0845 8 72 73 74 or go to (link is external).


In-Year Admissions

For families moving into the area, or for children changing schools during the year, we welcome visits and are happy to communicate via phone(01947 820231) email ( or via a drop-in to our school office. We will be more than willing to help you with your application or you can apply through North Yorkshire County Council at (link is external) or telephone 0845 8 72 73 74.