Westende Junior School is an academy school within a Multi Academy Trust (The Circle Trust).

The Circle Trust is the Admissions Authority for the school.

In-Year Admissions

To apply for a place outside the normal Junior School admissions round, applications should be made directly to The Circle Trust.

Please complete the form below and return to The Circle Trust by emailing or the postal address given on the form.

Admissions for Junior School

Admissions for Junior School entry 2023 – 2024 need to be made to your home local authority.  Please contact your home local authroity for futher information on how and when to do this.

If your application is for a child who has a medical or social need please complete this additional form – please click here


If you have received a refusal of a school place and wish to lodge an appeal, please see appeals information.

(Please note: The Circle Trust uses Bracknell Democratic Services to administer any school appeals)

Admission Arrangements

The admission arangements for all mainstream academies and free schools must comply with the School admission code and the School admission appeals code.

If you have any queries about admissions to Westende Junior School, please send an email to

How to Apply To The Acorns

All applications for The Acorns will be through Wokingham Borough Council Education, Health and Care Panel as the admissions authority. If appropriate The Acorns will be named in a young per-son’s Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) as their specialist provision. With regret, students who do not have The Acorns named on their EHCP will not have access to this specialist provision.