Applying for a place at Ruskin Infants

Ruskin Infant School has 90 places available each year. These are free of charge and open to children of all backgrounds and abilities. For more information on the school’s admission criteria, view our Admissions Policy.

Making an application:

To apply for a Infant School place for September 2022 your child will have their 4th birthday between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018.  You will need to ensure any infant school applications are made to the Council using the E-admissions application process, see the Council's website for more information.  

If your child is already attends an Infant School and wishes to move to a different school, you will need to make an in-year application instead.

Help with applying
Visit us at the school or call us on 01933 446900.
Click here to download Northamptonshire’s Primary School Admissions Booklet, call 0300 126 1000 or email  

Over subscription criteria

If the number of preferences for the school is more than the number of places available, places will be allocated according to the school’s admission criteria. For more information, view our school's Admissions Policy.

Admission arrangements for pupils with SEN or disabilities

Children with a statement of Special Educational Need that specifies the school as the placement school will be allocated a place through a separate procedure, in accordance with the Special Educational Needs Code of Practice. For more information, see Northamptonshire’s Primary School Admissions Booklet.

If you have already applied for a place, you will:

  • receive your offer letter in April 2022; 
  • have until the end of April 2022 to accept or decline the offer;
  • have until May 2022 to appeal against an admission decision. For details of how to make an appeal, visit the Local Authority website.