Apply for a school place

Secondary schools – applications open

Deadline 31st October 2017, 5pm


Primary schools – applications open

Deadline 15th January 2018, 5pm


Grammar schools

Before applying for a grammar school place, you need to register for the 11+ test.

Church Aided schools

Please ensure you submit any faith evidence directly to the school before the deadline. When posting faith evidence, we suggest you send photocopies rather than original documents.

Children living at more than one address

If a child lives at two addresses, the address where they spend most of the week will be used. If an equal time is spent at both addresses, the parents can choose which is used.

Addresses used for childcare arrangements will not be considered.

You will need to provide evidence if you are moving home during the application.

Late applications

If your application is late, you will be added to a waiting list and may not be offered the preferred place.

Apply for a school place was last updated on September 12, 2017.