Maple Grove

Primary School

"Learning and Growing Together"


Reception Admissions Process 2022


1st November 2021 Online system opens for you to apply


We can offer tours of the school on the following dates:


Tuesday 30th November at 2pm

Thursday 2nd December at 2pm

Monday 6th December at 2pm

Tuesday 7th December at 2pm

Thursday 16th December at 2pm

*Please call the school to book your required date as places are limited


15th January 2022 Deadline to apply for a reception place


19th April 20222 Allocation day


For further information about reception, in year admissions or secondary transfer please visit: 

Hertfordshire School Admissions

Maple Grove Primary School Nursery Admissions Process 2021

Applying for a school Nursery place 2021 - 2022


The application process for nursery admissions 2021 opens on Monday 15th February 2021 for all children born between 1st September 2017 and 31st August 2018.


Application forms can be downloaded from the link below, collected or emailed from the school office. Please return all applications by email to or if you prefer, hand in to the school office.


All applications must be received by the school no later than 4.00pm on Friday 26th March 2021 to be considered as an on time application.


Maple Grove offers a one form (30 place) nursery. We admit all children in September giving all children a full year in nursery.


Nursery doors open at 8.45am, every child receives 5 x 3 hours sessions from 9.00am to 12.00 noon, with the option of addition hours in partnership with our onsite preschool. These can be accessed through the 30 hours free childcare scheme or cost £5.00 an hour, finishing at 3.00pm. Please see to find out if you are eligible.


Unfortunately, we are unable to hold open mornings at present due to COVID restrictions. We will update this page if the situation changes. Please do look at our nursery page (and the video below) and call on 01442-214966 if you have any questions or email .


There may be times when more families apply to join our nursery than there are places. In these cases, unsuccessful applicants will be added to the continuing interest list (waiting list).


Applications received after the deadline date will be considered as late applications as per our Nursery Admissions Policy, this can be found in the link below.


Parents will be notified by email on Monday 26th April 2021 from 12noon if they have been allocated a place in our nursery.


All places must be accepted by Monday 10th May 2021 by 4.00pm.


Monday 15th February 2021 – 9.00amNursery application process opens
Friday 26th March 2021 – 4.00pmClosing date for applications for nursery places in September 2021
Friday 26th March 2021 - Sunday 25th April 2021Applications reviewed
Monday 26th April 2021Allocation Day – Nursery places offered to families by email from 12.00 noon
Monday 10th May 2021 – 4.00pmDeadline for accepting nursery places


Maple Grove Foundation Stage Virtual Tour

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Here is a video of the Foundation Stage classrooms which are used by Reception and Nursery.