Deadline for applying for a secondary school place is in half-term

Parents – don’t forget that the deadline for applying for secondary school places for next year is Thursday 31 October – during half-term!

Apply online now

You’ll find all the guidance and advice you need on the city’s secondary catchment areas and admissions process.

You can express three preferences for the city’s community secondary schools, academies and free school.

All the city’s secondary schools are currently rated ‘good’ by Ofsted.

If you need further information please contact the council's school admissions team at or phone 01273 293653.