In accordance with Devon admission regulations, children are admitted to school at the beginning of the September term following their fourth birthday.


Parents who wish to visit the school prior to their child's admission are always very welcome. Please telephone your preferred school to arrange an appointment with the Head of Teaching and Learning. Please see our admissions policy


To apply for a Primary School place parents must use the application in the ‘First Step’ booklet and copies are available from your pre-school provider or the Devon County Council Admissions Team. You can also apply online the year before your child is due to start: November – January at - helpline number - 0345 155 1019.

Designated or catchment areas can be checked online by visiting

Applications for School

Exe Valley Federation
Cheriton Fitzpaine Primary School

Cheriton Fitzpaine,
Devon EX17 4AN

01363 866456
Newton St Cyres Primary School

Station Road
Newton St Cyres

01392 851267
Thorverton C of E Primary School

School Lane,
Devon EX5 5NR

01392 860374