School Admissions services & information
A four step guide to applying for a school place in Croydon.
Including information on school admission appeals, Compulsory school age, waiting lists and late applications, deferred entry to reception, pupils with special educational needs and neighbouring education authorities.
In year admissions to primary and secondary schools
Open mornings/evenings for secondary schools in Croydon for 2016 admissions
Finding out the approximate distance between your home and the schools you wish to apply for
Parents may seek a place for their child outside of their normal age group, for example, if the child is gifted and talented or has experienced problems such as ill health.
If your child is in year 2 in an infant school you will need to apply for a Year 3 place in a junior school