South Petherton Junior School is a Local Authority maintained Junior school. Admissions are managed by Somerset County Council Admissions team using the appropriate published admissions and over-subscription criteria.

In-Year Admissions

If you are applying for a school place during the academic year, click here for guidance on the admissions procedure.


As South Petherton Junior School is a popular school, some parents may have their applications refused because a year group is full to capacity. Parents have a right to go to Appeal and details of how this process is managed is available here​.​