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School admissions

Child reading in a library at schoolSeptember 2016 applications

You can now apply online for a September 2016 reception class or year seven school place.

September 2015 applications

If you have not yet applied for a place in reception class or year seven for this September you will need to contact the school direct or view the in year school transfer process below and complete the in year transfer application.

School transport

Following consultation there are changes to the Home to School Transport policy which may affect your eligibility for school transport.

In year admissions

Applications for in year school transfers once submitted will go directly to the school or academy for them to process. 

Please note: consultation is currently being undertaken seeking views on a number of proposed changes to the current home to school transport policies. For further information regarding the review please visit the consultation page.


It is not always possible to offer your child a place in your preferred school, however, you can appeal the decision.

Where to find help

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