Welcome to the Langham Church of England Primary School in Rutland and thank you for your interest in our school. I hope this website will answer many of your questions about who we are and what we do. Under normal circumstances we would suggest that all prospective parents arrange to visit us, however with COVID 19 protocols in place, to keep our school community safe, we are unable to offer face to face visits at this time.
I am so sorry that we cannot provide a face to face tour this year. Our House Captains and I really enjoy sharing what makes Langham such a special place to learn. Instead, please watch the short video clips below which we have created to give prospective families a snapshot into life here at Langham School. Click on the picture or its heading to watch the video or to view the document.
We are a happy and vibrant village school and we hope you get a feel for that as you tour our website!
Mrs D. Rowland, Head of School.
If following this tour, you would like a to speak with the Head Teacher, please call the school office on 01572 722676 to arrange a telephone appointment. She will be pleased to make herself available to speak to you.
Click on the link below, which outlines our commitment to provide EPIC learning for all our pupils.
Admissions Policy 2022 for children starting school in September 2022
Starting Primary School in September 2021
Admission arrangements for families with children wishing to join our Foundation Stage class for 2021 - 2022 are coordinated by Rutland County Council.
Applications for children living in Rutland should be made directly to Rutland County Council. The booklet "Starting Primary School in Rutland" and an application form is available on their website www.rutland.gov.uk/admissions or you click the link below.
This application round is for children whose date of birth falls on or between 1 September 2016 and 31 August 2017.
You must apply for a primary school place by 15th January 2021
Families living outside Rutland should contact their own local authority for advice on how to make an application. For families living overseas, an application can be submitted to the local authority area they are moving to. For schools in the Rutland Learning Trust this is Rutland County Council.
The National Primary Offer date is 16 April 2021
School Admission Appeals Timetable 2021/2022
Appeals should be lodged within 20 school days of notification that the application was unsuccessful. Appeals resulting from year of entry (Reception) applications will be heard according to the following timetable where the appeal is submitted on time:
OFFER DATE 16th April 2021
APPEAL LODGED BY 14th May 2021
APPEAL HEARD BY 25th August 2021 (40 School days)
All appeals lodged by 18th May will be heard between 5th June and 3rd September 2020
For information on appeals please head to the Rutland Learning Trust website admissions page, where details of appeals and the timetable can be accessed. Please Click HERE for a direct link.
In Year Admissions
The Rutland Learning Trust is the admissions authority for Langham CE Primary School. Applications for school places in-year* should be made directly to The Rutland Learning Trust using the form below. Please send the completed form to:
The Rutland Learning Trust
c/o Cottesmore Academy
Rutland LE15 7BA
telephone 01572 812278
* in-year admissions refers to applications for places outside of the normal admissions round ie. for Year groups 1 to 6 and for Reception places for children not starting school for the first time.
Admissions information for in-year admissions
You have the right to appeal if your child has been refused a school place.
Normal Round Appeals
If your child has been refused a place into our Foundation Stage class, you will be advised of your right to appeal. An appeal application must be submitted within 20 school days from the date of notification that your application was unsuccessful and the appeal must be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging the appeal.
If you have applied for an in-year school place, and been refused, then you must lodge an appeal within 20 school days of being notified that your application was unsuccessful.
Your appeal will be heard within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.
Appeals for schools in The Rutland Learning Trust are arranged by Leicestershire County Council. For full details on how to make an appeal please visit the school appeals section on the Leicestershire County Council website www.leicestershire.gov.uk or click here.
If a place has been refused at our school because the cohort is full, you may request to have your child's name put on our waiting list.
To do this, please contact the admissions co-ordinator