As a Community Primary School, admission to our Foundation Unit (Reception) is coordinated by the local education authority. The Lancashire County Council admission policy is applied in the event of over subscription. The admission number for Sherwood Primary School is 60 pupils per year group.

Applications for our Foundation Unit (Reception) need to be made directly to Lancashire County Council.  For details of the Lancashire County Council Admissions Policy and to apply for a Reception place, please visit For further assistance with your application please ring 0300 123 6707.

In year applications or an application to Year 1-6 can be made directly to the school.

Contact Us

Sherwood Primary School, Sherwood Way, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9GA

Mrs J Maddock | Tel: 01772 719093 | Email: