Children are admitted to our Nursery class in the September of the school year they turn four years old. Children are admitted to Reception for full time education in the September of the school year they turn five years old.

Please be aware that admissions to our nursery does not guarantee admission to the reception class. Parents must follow normal procedures when applying for full-time education.

All parents wishing their child to be admitted to the school are warmly invited to make an appointment to visit the school, meet the Headteacher and look around. It is important to emphasise that any admissions request are subject to the Salford Local Authority admission procedures and policies.  As such, all applications to attend St. Mary’s R. C. Primary School must go through Salford Admissions.

Link to Salford admissions:

Link to our school’s admission policy for 2019/20.


This is the school’s admission policy for 2020/21.

To check if you live in our catchment area please go to the map to see the Parish boundaries.

For further information please download our School Prospectus