How to apply for a place

Sadly we unable to welcome you to visit our school, but we have created a video which, we hope, gives you a flavour of our ‘Reception Resources’ and allows you to meet our ‘Team’, it’s just 5 minutes long so please do sit with your child and family members to watch ‘Welcome to Reception at Halley House School.’

Timetable for Admissions to Reception Class – September 2021 – Hackney Learning Trust

Tuesday 1st September 2020 – Applications open 

Friday 15th January 2021 – Closing date for applications. You will not be able to make any changes to your online application after this date.

Friday 16th April – National Offer Day – If you have applied online you will receive an email from anytime after 6pm telling you the outcome of your application. If you completed a paper application form, Hackney Learning Trust will send you a letter telling you the outcome of your application.

May 2021You must confirm at the acceptance of the school offer. If you receive a letter from Hackney Learning Trust, you must return the acceptance reply slip.

For in-year admissions please contact:, 020 7504 0548

To contact Hackney Learning Trust:

General enquiries – 020 8820 7711    Email:
Reception class admissions – 020 8820 7245 / 7501    Email:

For further information on the admissions process in Hackney, please click here:

Please see full details of our Admissions Policy here.