Admission arrangements for 2018/19

Community and voluntary controlled schools

We determine the admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools. If there are more applications for a school than there are places available the places are offered in order, according to the oversubscription criteria which you can find in the admission arrangements.

We have qualifying schemes to process the admission of children into the schools in our area:

Voluntary-aided schools and academies

The admission arrangements for voluntary-aided (church) schools and academies are determined by their governing body. You can see the admission arrangements and oversubscription criteria for these schools by clicking on the school name:


The deadline for objections to the Schools Adjudicator is 15 May 2017. For more information go to

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