A primary school place has been offered to every parent in Merton with a child starting school in September.
Figures published by the Pan-London Admissions Scheme, which coordinates school places in the capital, show that 2,610 children from Merton applied for a primary school place.
- 80.8% of children were offered a place at their parents’ first choice of school, an increase from 80.4% last year
- 90.9% of children got into one of their top three schools, up from 90.1% last year
- 94.1% of children were offered a place at one of their parents’ preferred schools, an increase from 93.7% last year
- Every child who applied was offered a primary school place
For more information about admission to schools in Merton see the webpages: www.merton.gov.uk/admissions.