Admissions and Catchment Area

Stone Church of England Combined School serves the village of Stone and surrounding area, including Upton and Hartwell. Children are admitted to Stone CE Combined School in accordance with the Buckinghamshire County Council Admissions Criteria. Parents applying for a place should read the relevant sections of the Education Department’s booklet Guide for Parents – Admissions to Buckinghamshire Primary Schools for the appropriate year.

Applications for school places are made directly through the Buckinghamshire County Council Website -

Your child will begin a full time place in school, in the September of the year in which they will have their fifth birthday.

Preliminary visits by parents are welcome. Children are most welcome to make a visit with their parents. School Admission Open Days for September 2019 are:
                 Thursday, 27th September 2018 at 10:00am
                 Friday, 5th October 2018 at 2pm
                 Tuesday, 16th October 2018 at 10:00am
                 Monday, 29th October 2018 at 2pm

                                                                            Please call 01296 748340 to arrange your place.

Please note that all children transferring from infant to junior or combined schools take part in an induction programme early in July so that they can meet the other children in their class, work with their teacher and become familiar with their new environment, spending the day at their new school.

Stone C of E School is a Voluntary Controlled School. The admissions policy can be found at:


Places are allocated strictly in the following order of priority:

The school’s admission number is 30 and the capacity is 210.

The Governors are pleased to admit children from outside the catchment area indicated above when numbers allow.