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Secondary school places


Choosing a school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent or carer for your child. The guidance on these pages is designed to help you to apply for a school place.

If your child's birthday falls between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012 your child will start Year 7 at a secondary school in September 2023.

You must apply for a school place as there is no automatic transfer from primary school to secondary school.

Applications open on Monday 5 September 2022 and the closing date for applications is Monday 31 October 2022.