Apply online

Remember to list six different secondary schools

or Register for an online school admissions account

  • List six secondary schools in order of preference
  • Make sure you have read the admission arrangements for the schools you are interested in and know how likely it is that your child will be offered a place
  • If you have chosen any schools that require you to complete a supplementary information form send that form directly to the school

Submit your online application form

  • You will receive email confirmation that you have submitted your application form. Please check this to make sure everything is correct.
  • You can amend your preferences right up to midnight on the closing date
  • IMPORTANT: if you amend your preferences, please ensure you re-submit your application form before the closing date otherwise your application will not be processed
  • We will take your final submission as the application to process.

or Register for an online school admissions account

Please do not use this form if your child has an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP). Information about the secondary transfer process for children with special educational needs is available on the Local Offer.

Closing date: Midnight 31 October 2018

It is really important that you apply on time. If you apply late you may be less likely to get a place at one of your preferred schools.

Other useful information

Download this guide to completing the online school admissions application form

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  • If you require any further information after reading all the information on the website please call the Children’s Advice and Support Service on 0121 303 1888.