We are delighted that you are considering a place for your child(ren) at William Law CE school.  We are passionate about creating an environment and ethos which makes children skip to school in the mornings.

We are proud to be a Church of England school and we welcome everyone with open arms. To begin the process of joining us, click here:

Peterborough City Council will notify you in writing if you are to be offered a place.   Please contact William Law directly to accept or decline the place as soon as possible. 

Applications for students who attend another school or who are new to the city are co-ordinated by Peterborough City Council.  The Peterborough City Council have a school admissions section on their website and you can read further information about In Year Transfers by clicking on the below link:

As William Law is an Academy, under the Peterborough Diocese, you can also read further information here:

‘At William Law, we are one big family and we absolutely love learning!'  Leon, Year 5

‘Every member of school that we have ever had contact with has always been extremely welcoming, friendly and professional. The staff are an excellent attribute to the school. As parents, we value the broad range of clubs, enrichment activities and experiences William Law provides in comparison to other schools.’  Parent of a Year 6 pupil

‘The staff at William Law are so friendly. I love the impact of it being a Church of England School – you see that through everything the children do. The school is particularly excellent at supporting children with additional needs.’  Parent of a Year 3 and Year 4 pupil.

“ As a parent I feel William Law is a warm and friendly school and my daughter loves coming to school every day. The teachers & staff go above and beyond for all the children and you can really tell.” Parent of a Reception child


Please find below latest admission appeals information.

Following the National Offer Day on 16 April 2021, the deadline for lodging an on-time appeal is 21 May 2021 by 4.00pm.  The Appeal Clerk will send notification of the Hearing (Date and Time) and the Statement of Case to the Appellants week commencing 7 June 2021.

On-time appeals will be heard by 6 July 2021.  All Spring/Summer 2021 appeals will take place on Zoom. Proposed appeal hearing dates are between 1-6 July 2021.

Decision letters will be sent within 5 working days of the appeal hearing, subject to any unforeseen circumstances.

Please email for further details.