Please read Admission to Primary School Booklet [563.52KB] before you apply to help you understand the admissions process and make an informed choice.
It provides information about:
Admission age ranges for September 2020
|If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016||Your child is due to start reception class in September 2020. You can apply online for a school place from 9 September 2019 until 15 January 2020.|
|If your child was born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013||If your child attends an infant school, they are due to start junior school in September 2020. You can apply online for a junior school place from 9 September 2019 until 15 January 2020.|
|9 September 2019||Online system opens for parents to apply|
|15 January 2020||Closing date for submitting applications|
|16 April 2020||Offer letters and emails sent to parents|
|30 April 2020||Parents must accept places by this date|
|11 May 2020||Any places that become available will be offered from the schools waiting list|
|June/July 2020||Appeals heard|
For more information, view our questions about the primary school admissions process.
The School Admissions Team
0191 433 2757 / 0191 433 2109 / 0191 433 2756
Secondary Admission Dates – September 2020
Waiting lists for all oversubscribed secondary schools will operate from 23 March 2020. Any vacancies which arise will be allocated to parents on 23 March 2020 and on a weekly basis thereafter.