Whitegate Primary and Nursery School


If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below.  If you want to find out more about admissions contact Mrs Davidson at the main reception or on 0115 9152944 or email  

Whitegate Primary and Nursery Admissions Policy

The Admissions Policy for 2024/25 has been revised following the intervention of the Office of the School Adjudicator.

Applying for a place in our Nursery


We have a 85 place Nursery, offering Full-time and Part-time places.  Children can join our Nursery when they are 3 years old.  

To apply for a place for your child please contact Mrs Davidson at the main reception or on 0115 9152944 or email  and ask for an application form. 

Applications can be made at any time but will not be processed until your child is 3 years old.

2023 Nursery Admission Form

Applying for a place in Reception, KS1 and KS2


Whitegate is part of Transform multi academy trust.  The Local Authority co-ordinates applications to our school on our behalf. 

Parents/carers resident in Nottingham city are strongly encouraged to apply through the Council’s website using the online admissions system. CLICK HERE


Alternatively, if parents/carers resident in Nottingham city wish to apply using a paper application form (SCAF), the SCAF should be returned to the School Admissions Team, Pupil and School Services, LH Box 14, Loxley House, Station Street, Nottingham NG2 3NG.

Applications from parents/carers not resident in Nottingham city must be made on the relevant online or paper application form available from their home local authority. Where the LA receives a SCAF from a parent/carer not resident in Nottingham city, it will be sent directly to the parent/carer’s home authority to be processed.

Planned Admission Number (PAN)
The number of pupils that we can admit in each year group is determined by the PAN.  Below is the PAN for each year group. 

Year GroupPAN
Year 160
Year 260
Year 360
Year 460
Year 560
Year 660