Secondary admissions – the important dates

This information provides help and advice for parents whose children are transferring school in September 2020. If you have difficulty understanding this information, or you need help with the application form, please phone us. You can ask for more help with translation or interpretation.

Closing date for school place applications – 31 October 2019

Closing date for exceptional circumstance applications and all supplementary information – 2 December 2019

Secondary Admission outcome emails will be sent to those who applied online. Outcome letters will be sent out by second class post – 2 March 2020

Closing date for receipt of appeal applications from parents who were notified of their outcome on 2 March 2020 – 30 March 2020

Ofsted are changing the way they inspect and report on schools.
With the new Education Inspection Framework coming into force in September 2019, they have written a short ‘explainer text’ for parents on how these changes will affect them.