This year, parents of 100,000 pupils living in London applied for primary school places.
78% were offered their first preference school. 90% received an offer at one of their top
Number of children across the whole of the London that secured their:
First Choice: 78.72%
Second Choice: 8.31%
Third Choice: 3.54%
6,220 children didn't get any of the top six choices of Primary School.
Number of children that secured their:
Fourth Choice: 1.67%
Fifth Choice: 0.91%
Sixth Choice: 0.63%
Thousands of parents have found out that their child will not be going to their first choice primary school.
If you did not get the Primary School you chose for your child you can appeal. However you must have good reason to do so.