Apply for a school place

The schools admissions service phonelines will be unavailable on Monday 7 October 2019 due to a computer software upgrade. Phonelines will be available again from 8.30am on Tuesday 8 October. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

Secondary school places 2020

Apply now for a secondary school place for September 2020

Please remember, places are NOT given on a first come, first served basis and you have until 31 October to apply.

Secondary school places 2019

If you have not already applied for a place for your child to start secondary school you need to complete a late application form.

If you are unhappy with the school your child has been offered you may wish to appeal this decision.

Reception or junior school places 2019

If you have not already applied for a place for your child to start reception or a junior school you need to complete a late application form:

If you are unhappy with the school your child has been offered you may wish to appeal this decision.

Reception or junior school places 2020

Apply now for a reception / junior school place for September 2020

Additional forms

Some schools have additional forms which are available to download. To access these forms please refer to the parent guide

  • Medical declaration form (Primary and Secondary)
  • George Salter Academy
  • Shireland Collegiate Academy
  • St Michael’s Church of England High
  • Stuart Bathurst Catholic High
  • Wood Green Academy
  • Catholic Denominational (Primary)
  • Church of England Denominational (Voluntary Aided)
  • Church of England Denominational (Voluntary Controlled)

Statistics and information

Data in relation to annual admission trends over the past three years:

Report for the Office of the Schools Adjudicator

Each year every Local Authority is required, by law, to make an annual report to the adjudicator with information about how admissions have worked in the area over the last academic year.

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.