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Invicta Primary School


Invicta Primary School has two sites Blackheath and Deptford with an intake of 60 children per year group at each site. Admission to the school are made directly to the Royal Borough of Greenwich website:

The admission criteria for Invicta Primary School are determined by the Royal Greenwich Admissions.  If there are more applications than places available, the Education Authority will give priority in the following order to:-

First priority will go to children with a statement of special educational needs (SEN) or an education, health and care (EHC) plan naming the school.

Remaining places will be given in the following order:

  1. Children in the care of a local authority
  2. Siblings (brothers and sisters who live at the same address as, pupils on the roll of the school at the time when the child is due to start school)
  3. Children with an acute medical or social need for a particular school
  4. Other applicants, ranked according to home/school distance (to ensure accuracy, the distance from home to school will be measured).

Reception Admission

Reception pupils are normally admitted to school in the September following their 4th birthday.  Parents may apply for a Reception place any time after the child reaches the age of three and will be notified if they have been successful by the local authority.  Applications are made through the local authority preferably on line by visiting

Please note: A nursery place at Invicta Primary School is no guarantee of a place in our Reception class.

In Year Admission

Children may enter the school at any other stage provided that there is a space available. This may be at the start of a term or part way through a term. All applications must still be made via the borough.

Please click here to view the Royal Borough of Greenwich Admissions Policy and download the necessary application form. 

For more information Contact the School Admissions Service at the Royal Borough of Greenwich by telephone on 020 8921 8034 or email school:

Nursery enrolment procedure

We have a nursery located at the Blackheath site.  Nursery admission is managed by the school. Parents can apply for a place at any time and Children can start the nursery the term after their third birthday. For more information please view our Nursery tab.

Intake is from the term after their third birthday as defined in the following table:

A child born on or between:

will be eligible for a free place from:

1 January and 31 August

the September following his/her 3rd birthday

1 September and 31 December

the January following his/her 3rd birthday

Please click here for the Nursery Application Form to be completed online.


Appeal an unsuccessful school application

You have the right to appeal if your child has been refused a place at any school you have applied for. The appeal process depends on the type of school. 

To use the appeal process, please click HERE