All admissions (except for entry into the school’s nursery) are dealt with centrally by Lewisham Local Authority. Details of Lewisham’s admissions arrangements can be found here.

Alternatively, you can contact the Lewisham Admissions team by telephoning: 020 8314 8282 or through this e-mail address:


Applications for a place in our Nursery class are made directly to the school and can be done at any time during the school year (once the child has reached the age of 3) depending on spaces available.

Applications must be made in hard copy. Please click here to download the application form or you can collect a copy from the school office.

For more information about our Nursery, please click here


If you wish to apply for a place starting in one of the Holbeach Reception classes, then you must apply using the Lewisham Local Authority admissions procedure.

You can complete a paper application form or make your application online at

Years 1 – 6

If you are applying for a place in another year group, then you need to obtain a paper application form from your home local authority. Lewisham residents can obtain a paper application form from our School Office, or from the Access Point in Laurence House, 1 Catford Road SE6 4RU.

Further advice and information about admissions to Holbeach School is available from the Admissions Team on 020 8314 8282.

If you would like to come and look around our school, we have regular open days (see the Calendar on the home page). Alternatively, we would welcome a telephone call to the School Office to make an appointment.

If you would like to view our Admissions Appeal Statement – Please click here