As a Church of England School, we serve the community of Langton Matravers (including Acton and Knitson), Worth Matravers (including part of Harmans Cross), Kingston (including Encombe and Blashenwell) and Swanage but welcome applications from the surrounding areas, too. We are always happy to welcome children, parents and carers to visit us if you are considering St George’s - please make an appointment through the School Office.
St George's offers a place to applicants irrespective of gender, religion, ethnicity or country of origin, disability or academic ability. Our planned admission number (PAN) in September 2024 is 15 pupils.
As a community maintained school, our admissions are managed by the Local Authority. Parents and carers who wish to make an application for admission may find the Parents' and Carers' Guide to School Admissions useful
September 2024 Admission to Reception Class
Applications for admission to our Reception Class for September 2024 should be made on-line on the Dorset Council website ( Dorset Council School Admissions ). Please read the relevant admissions policy and supplementary information before making your application:
In the event that an application is refused due to oversubscription, parents/carers have the right to appeal to this decision. An appeal can be lodged on-line at Dorset Council School Admission Appeals. A timetable for the appeals procedure can be found here also.
September 2025 Admission to Reception ClassIf you are thinking ahead to applying for a school place for your Reception child for September 2025, please look back here soon for our policy for 2025-2026.
All Other Admissions
St George's accepts applications for admission to the school at other times throughout the year in all year groups (depending on current pupil numbers). From January 2017, all in year admissions are now dealt with by the Local Authority and prospective applicants should contact the Dorset Council School Admissions Service.
Visits to the school
St George's welcomes visits and tours to the school at a time that suits you. Come and see what our children are up to throughout the school day. Please contact the school office on 01929 422973 or via email on email@example.com.