School names and addresses

Details of all schools within Derbyshire.


All children are entitled to a full-time reception place in an infant or primary school from the September (start of the academic year) in which they have their fifth birthday.

You can apply for a school place online or by telephoning Call Derbyshire, tel: 01629 533190. You can also request a paper form by emailing admissions.transport@derbyshire.gov.uk or tel: 01629 537499.

  • Nursery schools provide education for two to four-year-olds.
  • The primary phase caters for pupils aged four to 11.
  • Infant schools cater for four to seven-year-olds.
  • Junior schools cater for seven to 11-year-olds.
  • Primary schools cater for four to 11-year-olds.
  • Secondary schools provide education for pupils aged 11 plus.
  • Special schools cater for a variety of different ages. If your child attends a special school, they will have a statement of special educational needs.

Search for a school

The search doesn't include any schools outside Derbyshire, within Derby City geographic area, independent schools or early years (private, voluntary or independent) provider settings, for example private nurseries and pre-schools.

It will not bring up details of any of the Catholic Primary or Secondary schools in Derbyshire. The location and contact details of these are attached to this page.

You can find details of early years settings on our childcare search (opens in a new window) page and the independent schools directory (opens in a new window)

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