Admissions Policy 

Click here to view our admissions policy and appeals booklet.

Admissions to our Nursery for September 2022 can be made directly through the Primary Academy. Admissions to all other year groups are made through the local authority - The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham (see 'How to Apply' section for detials).

For further information please email the primary school office or telephone 020 8735 5943.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions it may not be possible to hold appeal panel hearings in the usual way this year. The Department for Education has now issued revised guidelines for Admissions Authorities on how appeals should be dealt with. Appeals will be heard during May/June/July; all appellants will be contacted by the independent appeals clerk to explain the process, which will be the same for all Ark schools.

School vacancies

We currently have a number of vacancies within the primary phase of our school.  If you wish to apply for a place please contact Admissions at the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham on 020 7745 6434 or email

Click here to apply online for a place at Ark Burlington Danes Primary Academy.

How to apply

Please click here to download an application form for our Nursery.

Applications for Reception in September can be made via the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

Please call or email us if you have any questions at: or 020 8735 5943.

In-year admission 2021/22

In-year admissions to all year groups can be made via the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

Applications made to any year group outside the main admissions round (In-Year admissions) should be made directly to academy via the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.


If you wish to apply for a place, please complete the application form Apply online with Hammersmith and Fulham


Parents/carers will be informed of the outcome of their application within 15 school days.

If a place is refused the child will be added to the waiting list, the position on the waiting list will be determined according to the oversubscription criteria in the School’s Admissions Policy. 


If refused a place, the parent/carer has the right to appeal the decision.

If you wish to appeal, please click here for the appeal form

For primary appeals, please first read this guidance about infant class size appeals


Appeal panel hearings will take place within 30 school days of receipt of the appeal. Parents/carers will be notified of their appeal hearing date by the independent appeal panel clerk.


Should you have any enquiries please contact our admissions officer using the following details - 0208 735 4950 or email

School visits

We are always happy to meet local parents and pupils, show them around Ark Burlington Danes Primary Academy, and answer any questions they may have about the school

We welcome visits to the academy at any time - please email the primary school office to make an appointment.