Apply for a secondary school place

2. When to apply

If your child is in year six you should apply for a place at a secondary school. Applications are open between September and October each year.

Applications for children in year six starting secondary school in September 2018 closed on 31 October 2017. If you've missed this deadline fill in a late application as soon as possible.

You can check the table below to see when to apply based on your child's date of birth:

Child born between Starts secondary school Apply between
1 Sep 2006 - 31 Aug 2007 Sep 2018 Sep 2017 - Oct 2017
1 Sep 2007 - 31 Aug 2008 Sep 2019 Sep 2018 - Oct 2018
1 Sep 2008 - 31 Aug 2009 Sep 2020 Sep 2019 - Oct 2019
1 Sep 2009 - 31 Aug 2010 Sep 2021 Sep 2020 - Oct 2020
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