At Ravensdale, we have a planned admissions (PAN) number of 360 places, which are all allocated by Derby City Council. To apply for a place at our school, please visit Any appeals need to be done through school - please collect a form from the School Office or call them on 01332 512373 for more information.

Applying for a Junior School place in 2024
If you want to apply for the intake year starting in September 2024, you can make your application in November 2023, to make an application you can:

  • apply online – it’s quick and easy and lets you track the progress of your application
  • apply by phone on 01332 642730 / 956988 – this takes around 5 minutes and you will need to know the name of the school you are applying to
  • apply using a paper form – telephone 01332 642730 / 965988 to ask Derby City Council to send you one.

  • Closing date for applications 15th January 2024
    If you make your application online, you will be able to access your decision on 16th April 2024 – National Offer Day. If you apply by phone or on a paper form your offer letter will be posted on 16th April 2024, second class. No decision will be given over the telephone.

    Transform Trust has varied the Admission Arrangements 2024/25, relying on the provision in paragraph 3.6 (School admissions code 2021 ( which provides that an admission authority can vary its arrangements to give effect to a determination of the adjudicator or to give effect to a mandatory requirement of the Code or a requirement of admissions law. For more information, please visit the policy below.

    Please follow these links to view our Admissions Polices which also has details of how we offer places if there are more applicants than places.

    General Admissions Policy

    Admissions Policy for September 24