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Apply for a school place

Secondary school

For Secondary school places (Year 7 September 2019) you will be able to apply online from Friday 20 July 2018. The closing date for secondary applications is Wednesday 31 October 2018.

If you use this method you will receive your school place offer by email throughout Friday 1 March 2019 (please also check your junk/spam folder). If you applied using a paper form, your offer letter will be posted to you second class on this date.

You can also log in to your account to view your offer (you will need the email address you applied with and your password).

Primary/Junior school

For Reception/Junior school places (children starting school and transferring from an Infant school to a Junior school September 2019) you will be able to apply online from Monday 17 September 2018. The closing date for Reception/Junior applications is Tuesday 15 January 2019.

If you use this method you will receive your school place offer by email throughout Tuesday 16 April 2019 (please also check your junk/spam folder). If you applied using a paper form, your offer letter will be posted to you second class on this date.

You can also log in to your account to view your offer (you will need the email address you applied with and your password).

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 in Sandwell over the past three years can be found in the parent guide. Please refer to this for further information.

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.