Apply for a school place

Before you apply

Parents or carers must apply for their child to:

If your child needs a school place in a different year group or at another point in the year, you need to apply to move school.

You must check if your child is eligible for free or post-16 school transport.

Please read the relevant brochure:

To find out more about a school, use our directory.

SEND school places

Most children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) will have their needs met at a mainstream school or college.

If so, you should continue to apply for a school place online.

If you need to apply for a place at a special school, read about SEND school places.