THURROCK Council is hosting primary school admission briefings this month to help parents whose children should be in reception class in September next year.
Parents of children born between 1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011 must apply for a reception school place for September 2015 and parents of children currently in the last year at an infant school you must apply for a junior school place for September.
The primary admissions briefings will be between 4pm to 5.30pm and 6:30pm to 8pm on Monday, 13 October at the Thameside Theatre, Orsett Road, Grays, and the same times on Wednesday, 22 October at the Civic Hall, Blackshots Lane, Grays.
The applications themselves must be made between 3 November and 15 January 2015. Details are available online at thurrock.gov.uk/school-admissions.