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Pontnewydd Primary School

Meithrin, Ysbrydoli, CyflawniNurture, Inspire, Achieve


Reception Admissions

Children normally start primary school at the start of the school year in which their fifth birthday falls (i.e. 1st September to 31st August inclusive). 

Children will be eligible for Reception in September 2022 if their date of birth lies between 01.09.17 and 31.08.18.


The closing date for September 2022 admissions to Reception is Wednesday 12th January 2022 at 12pm (midday).  Any application forms submitted after this date will be classed as a late application and will be considered after all applications which were received on time. You are still able to apply using the form below or contact Kath Worwood or Nicola Shuck (Torfaen admissions) directly on 01495 766915 or via email or


If you are not a Torfaen resident you will be required to contact your Home Authority to seek advice on how to apply.