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Applying for a secondary school place for September 2018

You can now apply online for a secondary school place for September 2018.

Apply for a secondary school place

To help you to make your decision on which schools to apply for, find out about secondary open events, read this year's parent's guide and see a list of secondary schools in Sandwell.

The deadline for secondary school applications for 2018 is 31 October 2017.

Applying for a reception or junior school place for September 2018

Applications for reception and junior school places (Year 3) open in September 2017.

  • Reception and junior (Year 3): September 2017

To assist you in making your preference you can read this years parent's guide or see a list of schools in Sandwell.

Reception and infant to junior school applications for September 2017

The closing date for applications has now passed (15 January 2017). If you need to make a late application please download and complete the form below.

Primary schools that still have places available 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.

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.

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.