Dry Drayton Church of England (C) Primary School

Admissions and Visitor Information

Come and see for yourself what a happy, caring school this is, we would love to show you. Please email or call 01954 780618 to book an appointment. 

If you would like your child to attend our school, please see full details of our admission arrangements below. 


There will always be a warm welcome for all visitors to our school.  Parking within the school grounds is limited to staff only at the beginning and end of the school day, but if you visit outside of these hours and can find a space, please use it! If you travel to the school by car, please try to park considerately on the road outside or preferably elsewhere in the village, as Park Street can get very congested.   All visitors must report to the school office via the main entrance, where you will be signed in and given an identity badge which must be worn at all times whilst on the school premises.



Our PAN (published admission numbers) are 10 per year group, totalling 70 for the whole school. This means that the children are taught in mixed age classes:

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2

Year 3 and Year 4

Year 5 and Year 6

Our catchment area is Dry Drayton but we welcome children from surrounding villages.  Our admissions criteria is in line the Cambridgeshire guidelines.



As we are a maintained school, our admissions are handled by the LA.  More detailed information can be found by contacting our admissions team at:


Castle Court
Castle Hill


Telephone: 01223 699200 / 699662


We encourage families of prospective children to come and visit the school to make sure it is the right setting for them. Visits to the school can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01954 780618 or by emailing


The Cambridgeshire County website, where there is a wealth of information about education and other services in the local area, can be accessed here.