St Luke's C of E Primary School

Trust in God
and give of your best

"For each one of us to shine as a light believing
we can make a difference in the world." Matthew 5:16

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Reception Admissions 2023

Thank you for considering All Saints Carshalton Church of England Primary School for your child's education.

Children born between 01 September 2018 and 31 August 2019 are now eligible to apply for a primary school place.

  Mission Statement

We are committed to providing an outstanding education within our Christian community, where all are valued  as individuals and given every opportunity to fulfill their potential

Here at All Saints Carshalton we are very proud of our school and everyone in it. Our strong Christian ethos is embedded in the life and learning of the school and it is reflected in the values the children develop. We are a Multi Academy Trust school for children between 3 to 11 years, having close links with Carshalton All Saints Church and other local churches.  We are a very happy school and if you are considering us for your child we would be very pleased to give you the opportunity to look around the classes and all our facilities. 

For each one of us to shine as a light believing we can make a difference in the world.

Matthew 5:16

School Admission Policy 2023

 The application process for Primary School September 2023 opens from the 01 September 2022 until the closing date of 15 January 2023.

National Offer Day is 17 April 2023

School tours are now complete for the September 2023 intake.  It has been lovely meeting so many interested families.  We wish you well with your application.  If you have any questions please do contact us via or by telephoning the school office 020 8401 0075.

School Tour 

At All Saints Carshalton we have 60 places available for the reception intake September 2023.  These consist of 80% Foundation places and 20% Open places.

Foundation Places

Foundation places are for children whose parents/guardians are 'regular and faithful' members of a Christian church.  If you are applying for a Foundation Place please read our Admission Policy very carefully. 

The phrase regular and faithful worshippers is defined as the regular attendance of at least one parent/carer at least fortnightly for at least two years at the advertised regular public worship of their church at the time of application.

 If you are eligible to apply for a Foundation place you must complete a Supplementary Form, please click on the link below:

Supplementary Form 2023

The Supplementary From must be completed in full.  The last page of the supplementary form must be completed by your church Minister and stamped with the Official Church Stamp.  Please ensure you allow enough time for your Minister to complete and stamp the clergy reference, ensuring it can be returned to All Saints Carshalton prior to the closing date.  The completed form should then be returned to the School Office, no later than the 15 January

Important Information: Only the original of this document will be submitted into the Admission process, scanned or emailed copies will not be accepted.   

A Foundation application consists of two parts:

It is important that you complete the supplementary form accurately and supply us with full details of the postal, telephone and email addresses for your minister.  Lack of information can result in delay and may affect your application.  We would urge you to approach your minister early to request a reference.  

Open Places

Open places are available to anyone who does not qualify for a Foundation place. Parents/guardians applying for an Open place should be aware of the school's aims to provide an education based on Christian principles. If you decide to apply for an Open place you do not need to complete a Supplementary Form, however, you must complete and return the London Borough of Sutton (LBS), Common Application Form (CAF) online via the London Borough of Sutton Admissions Website by 15 January.  If you are unable to complete an online application please contact the LBS Admissions Department:,UK .  

Please do read our Admission Policy carefully regarding Open Places.  If you live within the London Borough of Sutton you can use the Starting School Distance Checker to find your nearest school and your distance from All Saints.

Your online application should be made via the London Borough of Sutton website.

For help and guidance please do read the London Borough of Sutton Starting School Information Sheet that gives a summary of the process and the more comprehensive Starting School Guidance Booklet.  There is also a helpful video giving information about how to apply for a primary school place.  

All children will be admitted to school full time.  Any exceptions to this can be discussed with the Headteacher and if necessary arrangements made that will best suit the needs of the individual child.  Parents of twins may like to know that the schools preference is for each child to be admitted to a different Reception class, please feel free to discuss this with us.

Parents who are unsuccessful in obtaining a place at the school and would like to appeal, can obtain an appeal form from the Admissions Officer, at  The completed form should be returned to the school no later than 20 school days after National Offer Day.  Appeals Timetable 2023

If you have any particular questions regarding our school or you wish to discuss your child's specific needs please email our Admission Officer on or telephone via 020 8401 0075.