Apply for a school place
If you live in Lancashire you must follow Lancashire County Council's application process; even if you live near a neighbouring local authority and have chosen one or more schools outside Lancashire.
The admissions system closed on 15 January 2017. If you missed this deadline you can still make a late application.
The admissions system closed on 31 October 2016. If you missed this deadline you can still make a late application.
School places for September 2017 admissions will be announced for secondary schools on 1 March 2017 and primary schools on 16 April 2017. Find out how to check your offer and what to do next.
When your child will start school and when to apply for a school place.
What to consider and how to request a transfer to another school (in year school admissions).
Information about the equal preference scheme.
There are many different types of childcare available, you can combine them to find the solution which best meets your needs.
A number of Lancashire maintained schools and academies offer sixth form provision.
Students can now choose to attend a university technical college (UTC) or studio school at age 14.