Year 7 Admissions

Year 7 Admissions

The 2023/24 admission to secondary school application round opened on Friday 9th September 2022. Applications can be made online from this date: Enrol: Online School Admissions Website.

The application round closes on Monday 31st October 2022. Late applications can still be made after this date by completing an application form.

Application Form

If your child is in their last year at a primary or junior school, you must apply for a place in Year 7 at a secondary school.


If you apply online, you will be able to sign in to your account and see the decisions during the day on 1 March 2023. If you post an application form, you will be sent a letter on 1 March 2023 by second class post telling you the decision.

Secondary School Admissions Timetable for September 2023 Entry

  • Round opens - 9th September 2022
  • Round closes - 31st October 2022
  • National Offer Day - school place decisions are made available - 1st March 2023
  • Appeals closing date - 22nd March 2023
  • Mini admission round to consider changes - 3rd April 2023
  • Late appeals closing date - 19th April 2023
  • Appeals hearings - May/June 2023
  • Waiting lists maintained for oversubscribed schools until 31st December 2023

2024 Admission Policy

2023 Admission Policy