The guide for parents

Download the latest Guide for parents which has been updated for starting school in September 2018.

Our guide helps parents and carers who have children starting or changing:

  • primary/infant school
  • junior school
  • secondary school

School admissions and appeals

Our guide contains information on school admissions and appeals processes as well as information on 'in-year' applications for school places, admissions statistics and oversubscription criteria.

Further information on the schools admissions process can be found below:

School catchment areas

When making an application, please visit our School Catchment Area page for guidance on which school is your local 'catchment' school.

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