Primary forms for children beginning Reception in September 2022.

Admission Arrangements 2022-2023

Please see below the Admissions Arrangements Policy 2022-23:

SBAS Admission Arrangements 2022-2023

Admission Arrangements 2023-2024

Please see below the Admissions Arrangements Policy 2023-24:

SBAS Admission Arrangements 2023-2024

Admission Arrangements 2024-2025 Consultation information

Statutory Admissions Consultation 2024/2025
Simon Balle All-through School is re-consulting on the proposed admissions arrangements for the school year 2024/2025 and is seeking responses from parents/carers, schools and community groups.
The proposed changes are:
1.  Changes to the sibling rule within and outside the Parish of Hertford and the Parish of
Hertford Heath.
The reasons for the consultation are:
1.The Full Governing Body aims for the school to be for local children.
2. The Full Governing Body wishes to reduce traffic in and around the school to protect the safety of students.
3.Hertfordshire County Council is a sustainable travel council and the school joins with its
aims to protect the environment.
The consultation period takes place between 20th December 2022 and 31st January 2023.  If you wish to make any comments regarding this consultation, please email
The proposed admission arrangements, which also contain the maps, can be found on the school website (

REVISED SBAS Admission Arrangements 2024-2025


Please see below the appeals timetable document:

School Admission Appeals Timetable 2022



The Children’s Views

In this video, you will see children talking about their experiences of Reception at Simon Balle. You will be able to hear their ideas and see their school uniform!

A Welcome From Miss Emery and Miss Hudson

An introduction to Miss Emery and Miss Hudson, our Reception teachers for 2020-2021!

A Welcome From Mrs Kirk

An introduction to our ethos and vision at Simon Balle, led by Mrs Kirk (Vice Principal and Primary leader)

A Second Welcome From Mrs Kirk

Here you will find all the practicalities you need for September, including dates and preparation for your children.

Virtual Tour

A virtual tour of the Larch!