Prospective Parents

Visits & Virtual Tour

Visits & Tours

We are delighted that you are interested in visiting us in person here at Bluecoat Primary Academy, where our students have immense pride in their school. Our guests often comment on the calm and purposeful atmosphere at our academy and we are confident that you will be impressed with what you see.

Whilst some visitors choose to visit the school as part of our formal tours for potential Reception applications each year, we also welcome visitors throughout the academic year, often receiving guests weekly. To enquire about visiting the academy please email In the meantime please see below a virtual welcome from our Headteacher Mrs Shaw along with a tour of our early years areas.

Open Mornings

Families interested in applying for a place in Bluecoat Primary Academy encouraged to come along and visit the academy on one of our open mornings. You will have the opportunity to meet key staff, take a look around the academy and ask any questions you have. Our upcoming open mornings are detailed below if you would like to book onto one of these please call the academy office on 0115 900 7200.

Friday 29th September 20239:30am
Monday 2nd October 20239:30am
Friday 13th October 20239:30am
Monday 16th October 20239:30am
Friday 20th October 20239:30am

Open Morning Bookings – Our open mornings fill up quickly parents/carers are advised to book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. To make a booking call the academy office on 0115 900 7200

Headteacher Welcome & Virtual Tour

If you are unable to visit the academy, why not take a look at our virtual tour. If you have any questions regarding the academy please email them to or alternatively if your questions are in relation to the application process please email

Contact Us

Bluecoat Academy Primary
Harvey Road

Tel: 0115 900 7200

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