To access the school’s access arrangements policy, click the link below. To organise a visit around school please contact 01695 722931. All admissions into Reception (September start) come through Lancashire Education Authority. Parents wanting to apply for a place at any other point to contact the school directly (In Year Admission Policy and In Year Admission Form can be found below).

In-year admission is the process of applying for a school place during the school year. Any application for the intake made after the start of the autumn term will be treated as an in-year application.

The in-year admission process is managed by the school. Parents are required to complete the in-year application form, which is available below. Where a place cannot be secured, parents will be offered a legal right to appeal to an independent appeal panel. Lancashire County Council administers the appeals process on behalf of the school. Parents can complete the school’s appeal form Appeal for a school place – Lancashire County Council on Lancashire county council’s website.

For enquiries, please contact Jane Lee (SBM), at Moorside CP Academy School on 01695 722931 or via email at