If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of the admission arrangements in the policies below. 

Thorpe Acre Infant School is a co-educational school and is administered by the Local Authority (LA), County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester, LE3 8RF. 

It is necessary for the parents of all children applying for admission to apply to the LA as a mid-term applicant, irrespective of whether they live within our catchment area or not. 

Applications must be made electronically following the link to LCC below.  The LA is the admitting authority and makes decisions about which children are admitted to Thorpe Acre Infant School based on set criteria which can be found  under the Education link

Our planned admission number for the school is 150.

Please note:

  • We are an infant school, therefore can only admit pupils in Years R, 1, and 2. 
  • Pupils attending Thorpe Acre Infant School will not automatically transfer to Thorpe Acre Junior school in Year 3.  Parents must make a separate application for a placement using the link below
  • Offered places must be taken up within 20 school days.

LCC Admissions Policy :


School Admissions Contact Details:

Contact by phone: 01163056684                                Email:

For further information please click the image below to direct you to the Leicestershire County Council Admission webpage: 






Any appeals for a school place must be made through the Leicestershire Local Authority website above or click on the link below

Appeal for a Primary School place link - LCC



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