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Important dates for secondary school admissions

Important dates for the admission process for children starting secondary school in September 2019.

Applications
Schools open for visits September/October 2018
Applications open (apply online) Saturday 1 September 2018

Closing date for applications

Wednesday 31 October 2018 (we recommend you submit your online application by Friday 19 October)

Closing date for supplementary forms (if required) – to be returned to the school directly

Wednesday 31 October 2018

Offers

Results for online applications

Friday 1 March 2019 (you will get an email in the evening telling you where your child has been offered a place)
If you applied by post, or if you haven’t been offered a place We will send you the results by first class post on Friday 1 March 2019 (first class post does not guarantee next-day delivery)

Deadline for accepting your offer

Friday 15 March 2019 (if you applied online, you must accept the offer online – you should keep a record of your login details)
Appeals

Closing date for appeals for community schools in the borough

Friday 29 March 2019 (admissions authorities of other schools may set the same or a later deadline)

Appeal hearings

 

June/July 2019 (if you submit an appeal after 29 March 2019, it may not be heard until the start of the academic year in September 2019)

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