We are a two form entry school with 60 places available for each year group. We have a 52 place nursery provision from three years of age. Children usually start school after their third birthday and stay with us until they reach eleven.

The school is situated in Willenhall, near Walsall.

Prospective parents are very welcome to visit our school.If you would like to come and look around, please telephone the school office to make an appointment.

Barcroft Primary School is part of the Walsall Local Authority and we follow Walsall Councils Admissions Policy. From 8th January 2018 all applications for midyear admissions must be made directly to the Local Authority through the Admissions and Pupil Place Planning Team who will administer the co-ordinated midyear admissions process. The application process will be wholly online.

Parents will be required to submit a midyear admissions application online to the Local Authority. The online application can be accessed from the Walsall Council website at

The Local Authority will process each application as soon as possible after it is received and will write to inform parents of the outcome of their application within 5 working days.

Should your child not receive a place at the school, the appeals process is managed by Walsall admissions team on behalf of our school. 

The Walsall admissions team can be contacted on the details below:

Telephone: 01922 652578





Nursery / Reception Places Available for September 2020

We will still be inducting EYFS pupils into Nursery and Reception when it is safe to do so. If you have been offered a place already this is safe and still available.  We will be in touch with everyone as soon as we can and keep you updated. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

Places are still available in our Nursery and Reception year groups.

For Nursery please contact the school and apply within

For Reception please contact the Local Authority, Admissions department.


On EYFS Barcroft Primary Twitter account there is a video tour of the school for our new Nursery and Reception parents to view.

Click on the below link to watch.