P1 Enrolment for August 2022

If your child’s date of birth is between 1 March 2017 and 29 February 2018 they are due to start primary school in August 2022.

There is no P1 Open Day this year due to Covid restrictions.

New P1 Parents/Carers will have received their P1 Enrolment letter.

Between 1st November and 19th November, parents/carers should go to the link below then to the P1 Enrolment section and enrol their child in their chosen catchment school.

(Please note that this link will be live from 1st November)

Start primary school – The City of Edinburgh Council

PLEASE NOTE: This year, Council Tax liability will be checked centrally so parents no longer require to provide their Council Tax bill

  • Parents/carers should still upload photos/scans of birth certificate

If parents are not liable for Council Tax, you can upload photos/scans of two proofs of address  i.e. a utility bill such as gas, electricity, landline telephone or broadband, dated within last six months

  • Non catchment applications can be made separately via the council’s website and must be submitted by 24th December.
  • In line with new School Admissions guidance, please note that catchment guarantee date is now also 24th December (no longer end of February) for P1 and S1.

Here is a guide to placing in schools.

If you wish to defer your child please click on this link for more information.