Report on the findings of surveys of local authorities and parents who asked to delay their summer-born child’s admission to reception.


Delayed school admissions for summer-born pupils (2018)

Ref: ISBN 978-1-78105-902-9, DFE-RR802PDF, 484KB, 31 pages


The 2018 report includes the findings of surveys given to local authorities and the parents of summer-born children who have asked to delay their child’s admission to reception.

A 2019 report is also available.

Guidance on school admissions for summer born pupils is available.

Published 21 October 2019