Reception 2022 (1 September 2017 – 31 August 2018)

Please read the Admissions Policy and Guidelines for entry to the Reception year at HJPS, available for download below.  PDF applications of documentation (and not pictures or photographs of paperwork) are accepted via email and via post.


The Reception Policy states that for those who wish to be considered as priority applicants, the Certificate of Religious Practice for primary schools under the religious authority of the Chief Rabbi (the “CRP”) is to be completed and sent to the school, with the Supplementary Information Form.  These documents are available for download below.  Additionally, an on-time application must be made with Hertfordshire County Council.

Frequently Asked Questions for the CRP

Nursery and Reception 2022/2023 Certificate of Religious Practice

Supplementary Information Form 2022-23 – Reception

Reception 2022 Policy and Notes

Hertfordshire County Council Timeline for Reception 2022/23

Last date for ‘late to be considered on time’ and ‘address change’ reasons – Tuesday 1 February

Primary Allocation Day.  Offers made – Tuesday 19 April
Date by which parents/carers may confirm whether they have rejected offers (deadline for receipt of acceptances) – Tuesday 3 May.

Primary school appeals for September 2022/23

After allocation day on 19 April 2022, you will be able to appeal for a primary school you applied for but were unsuccessful.

Appeals deadline – submit your appeal by 4.00pm on 20 May 2022.
Appeals will be heard between 13 June and 22 July.

Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

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