Apply for a school place

Reception and infant to junior school applications for September 2017

Before applying for a primary or secondary school place, you should read the parent guide to make sure you understand what you have to do. The closing date for applications has now passed (15 January 2017). If you need to make a late application please downlioad and complete the form below.

If you applied online before the closing date you will be notified by email on the 18 April (these emails will be sent throughout the day). You are also able to log into your account to view any offer from the 18 April. If you made a paper application please allow up to 5 working days for a letter to arrive.

Secondary school applications for September 2017

The closing date for year 7 applications has now passed (31 October 2016). If you need to make a late application please download and complete the form below.

If you applied online before the closing date you will be notified by email on the 1 March (these emails will be sent throughout the day). You are also able to log into your account to view any offer from the 1 March. If you made a paper application please allow up to 5 working days for a letter to arrive.

Additional forms

Some schools have additional forms which are available to download. For further information please refer to the parent guide.

Statistics and information

Here you can find data relating to annual admission trends in Sandwell over the past three years.

Free nursery places

If you have a two, three or four-year-old and would like to know more about the free nursery places available in Sandwell, visit our Early Years and Childcare page to find out more.