A warm welcome and thank you for your interest in enrolling your child at our primary school.

The Croft Primary school is a school where learning is at the head and heart of all we do. We have an exceptional staff, support and nurture each student, and deliver a top-quality education.

On this page, you can find information about how to apply for a place, in-year admissions, open events, and what to expect for your child’s first days at the school.

Admission Key Documents

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How to Apply

Admissions to the school are coordinated by Swindon Borough Council, and your application can be completed and submitted online.

Click the button below to visit the Swindon Borough Council applications website for the application form and further details.


If you are considering making an application, please fill in the form below and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Visit our School

We would love to show you around our amazing school and will be hosting a number of open days to give you an opportunity to take a look around on normal school day.

Parent tours are by appointment only and bookings will open from 5th September. To book please call the school office 01793 430084. Due to limited space we can only accommodate 12 families per session. Please bring your child with you and siblings are allowed to attend.

Reception Tours for 2024 Starters

2023 Parent Tour Dates and Times:

10/10/23 - 9.30am
10/10/23 - 1.30pm
17/10/23 - 9.30am
17/10/23 - 1.30pm
1/11/12 - 9.30am
1/11/23 - 1.30pm
2/11/23 - 9.30am
2/11/23 - 1.30pm
19/1/24 - 9.30am

In-Year Admissions

We welcome students joining us at any time of year. If you currently live outside of Swindon, you can find more information about transferring to a Swindon school by clicking the button below.


For more information about in-year transfers, you can also contact our school office.

New Starters - What to Expect

Every child’s start to school life is a vitally important period. At The Croft, we do everything we can to make it a smooth, happy, and positive experience. Our early years team place a strong focus on assisting children with the transition from home to school life.