Just a SMALL preview of our Reception Adventures!



Open Days for Prospective Reception Parents (September 2024)

To be confirmed.....

 Please contact Miss Pateman by email at secretary@sandylanebracknell.com to book a space.



We would really like your child to join our Reception classes at the start of your Sandy Lane Primary School journey. We are very proud of our school - it's a place where your child will flourish and reach their full potential. 

For primary school admissions, please contact the School Admission Teams at Bracknell Forest  on 01344 354023 - lines are open until 12:00 pm - or by email at school.admissions@bracknell-forest.gov.uk. They will provide you with the relevant advice and information regarding the initial process of applying for a school place for your child. School Admissions will then forward your child's in-year school application to us for processing. Parents are then informed whether or not their child has successfully gained a school place. 

As well as promising that you will become a welcome part of our Sandy Lane Primary School  family, we can offer you:

  • Extensive indoor and outdoor facilities which are used all year round.
  • Lots of wonderful resources - including IT equipment -to pique and develop your child's interests.
  • Many experiences/visits in which your child will take part.
  • FUN - the best way to learn.
  • Brilliant, experienced, supportive staff who will ensure your child gets the attention and support they need.
  • An amazing, multi-cultural community who are welcomed into and involved with our school.
  • Opportunities for you to spend time with your child in their class seeing what they get up to.
  • Excellent results - Top 10% of schools in Bracknell Forest and Top 20% in England.
  • Breakfast and After School provision.

For further information, please visit:

Greenshaw Learning Trust - Admission to our Schools

Applying for a Reception School Place for September 2023

If your child was born on or between the 01 September 2018 – 31 August 2019 then your child is eligible for primary school. 

For further information visit www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk/applyforprimary

The admissions process has now closed. 


Bracknell Forest Residents only. If you are not a Bracknell Forest resident then you can still apply for a school place at the school however, you must apply for this school place through your home local authority. Please see the handbook for further information: BFC Starting School A4 booklet (004).pdf



Why our Head Teacher Mr Davies, thinks Sandy Lane Primary School is the best school for new parents

A small insight into Sandy Lane life.....

WELCOME to Sandy Lane 2022! Where Everyone is Equipped to Excel! We are an Ofsted rated GOOD school! Sandy Lane Primary School is now part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust. PLEASE VISIT OUR RECEPTION ADMISSIONS PAGE REGARDING ADMISSIONS CONSULTATION FOR 2024/25