"Be kind, try hard, do your best."

"My children started mid-term - they were made really welcome and made new friends quickly. They've settled well and are very happy" Parent


“Be kind, try hard, do your best.”


Starting School at St Martin's Garden Primary ~ Please see further details on our 'Starting in Reception 2017' page under 'Classes and Houses' tab. For visit dates, please see flyer above.

St Martin's Garden Primary as part of the Pallidian Trust is it's own admissions authority although we work in partnership with Bath and North East Somerset for Reception applications.    

You will find full information about the admissions procedures including oversubscription criteria on the Bath and North East Somerset website http://www.bathnes.gov.uk/educationandlearning/Schoolsandcolleges/schooladmissions/ or you can contact them on 01225 394312 or email admissions_transport@bathnes.gov.uk  

An information book entitled "A Primary School for your Child" is available from the Local Authority. 

Children who are four years of age on or before 31st August 2017 can start school in September 2017 (i.e children born between 1st September 2012 and 31st August 2013). If your child is due to start Reception in September 2017, you will need to submit your application before the closing date of 15th January 2017.

 You can apply in the following ways:

  • On-line via the BANES website;
  • Download an application form from the BANES website
  • Complete and return the application form included in the information book


Moving to St Martin's Garden Primary 

As part of the Palladian Trust, St Martin's Garden Primary is its own Admission authority. If you wish to change your child's school and you live in Bath and North East Somerset, or you have a confirmed move to the area, you will need to complete a In-year Admissions Application form. Paper copies of the Admissions form are available by calling Cindy Harris on 01225 832112.

Please return this completed form to St Martin's Garden Primary School as we process our own In-Year admissions. 


We would be very proud to show you around our vibrant school and answer any questions you may have.  

To arrange a visit, please contact Cindy Harris in the school office on 01225 832112 or email School@stmartinsgarden.org.uk

    We look forward to welcoming you.