We welcome children from 4-11 years old.  We are a Christian school and our supportive, inclusive values are reflected in our admission policy.

For Reception to Year 6, places must be applied for through the Local Authority (ie Cheshire East or Cheshire West and Chester etc) for the county in which you reside.  Click here to find your Local Authority

The school currently has a published admission number of 210, 30 pupils per year group, with 30 children in our EYFS unit.  We hope to offer a place to all families who choose Bunbury Aldersey CE Primary School.

Parents and Carers who are considering Bunbury Aldersey CE Primary School for their children should contact the Principal who will be pleased to show them around the school and answer any questions.  In addition we have numerous open days throughout the year for you to come and visit our school.

Parents/Carers should complete the online application stating Bunbury Aldersey CE Primary School as first preference. 

Alternatively, you can contact 0300 1235012 for additional information


visit Cheshire East Admissions website and APPLY HERE

For In-Year applications, click APPLY HERE

Parents and Carers should be aware that in the event of oversubscription, places will be offered in accordance with our admissions policy oversubscription criteria.  Any Parent or Carer not offered a place in accordance with preference will have a legal right to appeal.

Please see the Admissions Policy and Procedure below for further details.

School applications timetable for September 2022 entry

1st September 2021 - Reception admission for September 2022 application opens

15th January 2022 - Reception admission for September 2022 application closes

15th February 2022 - Deadline for receipt of supporting documentation

19th April 2022 - Reception place offers released

3rd May 2022 - Deadline for accepting / declining offers.

After 3rd May 2022 - Waiting lists prepared, late applications processed and vacancies allocated

18th May 2022 - Appeals application deadlines

By 20th July 2022 - Appeal hearings




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Bunbury Aldersey CE Primary School

School Lane, Bunbury Cheshire CW6 9NR

T: (01829) 260524 or