Dronfield Junior School

Dronfield Junior School
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Dronfield Junior School is a three form entry junior school educating children from the ages of 7 to 11 (Key Stage 2).  To apply for a place at Dronfield Junior School all applications should be made to Derbyshire County Council.

School places are allocated by Derbyshire County Council in accordance with its Admissions Policy.

Apply for a school place - Derbyshire County Council

Please note that even if your child currently attends Dronfield Infant School, you should still apply for a place at Dronfield Junior School. 

Our pupil admission number (PAN) per year group: 90


If your child is due to start junior education and you live in Derbyshire you should apply to Derbyshire County Council even if the school you want is located in the area of another council.

If you live outside Derbyshire (or in Derby) you should apply through your home council even if you want to apply for a place at a Derbyshire school. 

Parents' guide to primary admissions - Derbyshire County Council

You are most welcome to visit the school, please contact the school office to make an appointment.  We also hold Y2 Open Evenings in October.


The school you wish your child to attend has been unable to offer your child a place.  You can appeal this decision.  For further information on this, click on the link below.

Derbyshire primary and junior school admission appeals guidance for parents