Admission and Attendance

Thank you for considering our school for your children. We cater for children from ages 7 - 11, Year 3 to Year 6.  If you would like to visit the school to see us in action, please contact us at the School Office.

To apply for a place at Irthlingborough Junior School:

  • Our intake is 120 pupils per year group
  • You need to apply via Northamptonshire Local Education Authority process, using the link below.
    • This applies whether you need an in-year place (if you are transferring schools or are new to Irthlingborough) or you are looking to join us next academic year.
  • If your child is due to start Year 3 in September 2020, the closing date for applications was 5pm on 15 January 2020, however you can still make a late application.  The link below will guide you through this process:


 Apply for a place via NCC Schools and Education


If you would more information on the school from the Northamptonshire County Council website, please follow this link

We are consulting on reducing our intake to 96 in Year 3 for 2022/23. If you would like to comment please visit

Where we are oversubscribed, places will be offered according to these criteria: