Explore. Be Inspired. Learn.

Admissions for statutory education at Whiston Worrygoose are handled by Rotherham Local Authority Primary Admissions Department.

Starting primary school September 2018

You need to apply now for a primary school place for September 2018.

Your child must have been born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 15 January 2018.

We consider any application made after this closing date as a late application. If your application is late you will be far less likely to get in to your preferred school.

If you do not live in Rotherham you must contact your local Admissions Team for further advice.


The School Admissions Team drop-in times for Riverside House are:

  • Monday 9.30am – 12.30pm
  • Tuesday 1pm – 4.30pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am – 12.30pm
  • Thursday 1pm – 4.30pm
  • Friday 9.30am – 12.30pm

Pre-arranged appointment times can be made outside of these hours by telephoning 01709 823777. You can also email at admissions.enquiries@rotherham.gov.uk  Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us should you have any thing you wish to ask or discuss.


Apply Online Here

Admissions Policy

Click Here.

Primary Booklet

Click Here.

Secondary Booklet

Click Here.


Click Here.