Apply for a school place

Primary and secondary school applications for September 2016

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 dates for applications have now passed.

If you need to make a late application for September 2016 please complete the correct form;
On 1 March 2016 (Secondary) and 18 April 2016 (Reception/Junior) we will send you an e-mail to let you know which school we can offer your child. We will also write to you if we have not been able to meet your first preference. Letters will be sent by second class post.

Late applications will be dealt with after those recieved on time.

Additional forms

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