Renfrewshire Council

Primary 1 Registration

Register your child for Primary 1 class in a local school or another school outside your catchment area, find out more about the primary schools in Renfrewshire.

Registration of infants for school year 2021 to 2022

If your child is 5 years of age between 1 March 2021 and 28 February 2022 inclusive, should register them in a school in your catchment area. 

You must register your child in only one school, either the denominational or non-denominational school for your area.

To find out what schools there are in Renfrewshire, see the:

Primary 1 registration opens in November for school places for the following August.  

Register your child for Primary 1 class

If you or someone you're helping can't register online, they should phone the local school and make an appointment to attend in person during the registration dates.


Registration at a school outside your catchment area

If you don't want to send your child to either denominational or the non-denominational school in your catchment area, you'll need to:

  1. register your child for a primary school in your catchment area
  2. apply for a place at a school outside your catchment area (placing request).

More information about local primary schools

You can also get more information about schools in your catchment area or help with the registration process by