Lewisham Council - School admissions

School admissions

These pages contain information for Lewisham residents about applying to primary or secondary schools.

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Because of the increasing demand for school places in Lewisham and the volume of applications we get, it has become necessary to restrict our telephone opening hours.

The Admissions Team will now only accept calls during the following times:

Monday to Friday, 9am–12 noon. 




Admissions and Appeals Team
Third Floor
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
Se6 4ru
020 8314 8282


Opening hours:
Monday to Friday, 9am–12 noon

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