Secondary school in-year admissions: step by step

This step-by-step process is for parents of children who are currently at a secondary school and who want to apply to a different school during the school year.

There is a different application process if your child is applying to secondary school using the normal admission process

  1. You can find out more about schools near you using our directory, school websites, or the yearly prospectus.

  2. The documents and information you will need before you apply. 

  3. Apply online for an in-year secondary admission using the Parent Portal. 

  4. Find out more about:

    • waiting lists
    • children not currently attending school
    • appeals