School Admissions

Roskear Primary and Nursery School is a Multi Academy Trust School and the governors are the admitting authority.

The school participates fully in the Local Authority’s co-ordinated admission schemes for Reception class and in-year admissions.

Details of these schemes are available on the Council’s website ( ) or on request from the Local Authority (0300 1234 101). Closing dates, deadlines and timescales (including those relating to late applications) will be as stated in those schemes.

If you wish to apply for a place at Roskear School you can apply on line through Cornwall Council website ( on the appropriate Common Application Form (CAF). There is no supplementary information form required by the governors.

If you would prefer to apply with a paper form please call in to school and Mrs Snell, the school secretary, will be happy to help.

The governors will operate an equal preference scheme as defined in the School Admissions Code. For the full admissions policy please see our policies section which can be found under the tab Statutory Information on the school website.

Children in care who are directed to the school by the Local Authority will be admitted to the school, regardless of the number on roll in the year group.

The published admission number (PAN) for Reception class is 60.

If you would like to enquire about admitting your child to Roskear School or would simply like to have a look around to help you decide if this is the school for your child, then please speak to our school secretary, Mrs Snell, either in person or on 01209 714241.

The form has to be sent to Cornwall Council where the application will be processed. Once this has been done the Council will inform you if your application has been successful.
We welcome any parents who would like to have a look around the school before or after your application and are happy to help with any part of the application process.
The Council's admission website which contains a lot of FAQs regarding the application process can be found at: