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, with 30 children in our EYFS unit.  We hope to offer a place to all families who choose Bunbury Aldersey CE Primary School. We currently have 4 Open Days planned for this half term:

Saturday 23rd September: 10am - 12

Wednesday 4th October: 9,30pm-2.30pm 

Monday 9th October: 9.30am-2.30pm

Friday 17th October: 9.30am - 2.30pm

Please telephone the school to make an appointment with the Principal for either of these dates. More dates will be released for the next half term.

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 2024 entry

Online application forms available - 1st September 2023

Closing date for applications - 15th January 2024

Deadline for giving supporting documentation - 15th February 2024

Offers made - 16th April 2024

Deadline for accepting or refusing places - 30th April 2024

Waiting lists prepared and vacancies allocated - 30th April 2024 onwards

Closing date for appeal applications - 14th May 2024

Appeal hearings (on time applications) - Heard by 19th July 2024

Appeal hearings (late applications) - Within 40 days of appeal closing date where possible or 30 school days of appeal being lodged




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Bunbury Aldersey CE Primary School

School Lane, Bunbury Cheshire CW6 9NR

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