The Russell School

Aim High, Have Courage, Be Kind

Reception Open Days 2019

Our Reception Open days for children applying to join the school in September 2019 will take place on:

  • Thursday 4 October at 10am
  • Wednesday 24 October at 1:30pm
  • Monday 12 November at 9:30am

Come and meet Claire Pitt, Headteacher and the Russell School Early Years team for an informative session and a tour of the school.

If your child was born between 1st September 2014 and 31st August 2015; your child is due to start primary school in September 2019.

You must submit your online application before the closing date on Tuesday 15th January 2019 via

If you are unable to attend any of the dates, please call the school office who will be happy to arrange another time for you to visit.

Nursery Open Mornings 2019

Maintained schools in Hertfordshire are responsible for the admissions of children to Nursery. If you would like to apply for a place at The Russell School Nursery, please read our Nursery Admissions Policy. Nursery application forms 2019-20 are available from the school office.

Our Nursery Open mornings for children applying to join the school nursery in September 2019 will take place between 9:30am & 12pm on:

  • Tuesday 13 November 
  • Tuesday 27 November
  • Friday 7 December 

We look forward to seeing you!