Secondary school in-year admissions: step by step

How to apply for a secondary school place outside of the normal admissions period, as an in-year admission.

  1. Find secondary schools near you

    You can find out more about schools near you using our directory, school websites, or the yearly prospectus.

  2. What you need to complete your application form

    The documents and information you will need before you apply. 

  3. Apply online

    Apply online for an in-year secondary admission using the Parent Portal. 

  4. After you apply

    Find out more about:

    • waiting lists
    • children not currently attending school
    • appeals