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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.

Please contact Royal Borough of Greenwich Admissions to apply for a place at our school by clicking on the links below. 

If your child is due start school in September, applications are completed online. Please click on the link below to start the process: 

Admissions Applications for September Entry 

020 8921 8043   


You can view the admission criteria here.


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.


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.

In-year admissions for the current 2023/24 academic year and planned admissions for entry to the reception class from September 22 are as follows: 

First priority will go to children with an education, health and care (EHC) plan naming the school. 

After this, if there are more applicants than places available, priority will be given in the following order to: 

(1) Looked after children and previously looked after children, including those who appear to have been in state care outside of England and ceased to be in state care as a result of being adopted. 

(2) Children or their immediate family member with a chronic medical or social need for a particular school. 

(3) Children who have a sibling (brother or sister) living at the same address who will be attending the school at the time of the child’s admission. 

(4) Other children based on home to school distance. 

The arrangements have been updated to reflect the mandatory elements of the School Admissions Code 21 in relation to children adopted from abroad. 

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


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