School Information for Parents

This section provides information about maintained schools within Worcestershire.  For information about the provision of education in the independent sector please visit the Independent Schools Council (External Website).

Apply Online for

Term Dates

 View the latest approved Term Dates

School Admissions

 Information about schools in Worcestershire and applying for places, including online applications.

Catchment Areas and School Search

 Here you can check the catchment schools for a postcode or search for a school in Worcestershire by key word or district.

Free Vouchers

 Free School Meals 
Information about eligibility criteria and how to apply.

Help with school uniform

School Transport

 Information on the types of travel assistance available, eligibility criteria and how to apply

Performance Tables

 The Department for Education (DfE) (External Website) to view achievement and attainment tables for schools.

School Inspection Reports

 This is a link to the Ofsted website for information on the latest Ofsted Inspections.

Emergency School Closures

 Any Emergency School Closures are listed on the Worcestershire County Council home page in the Emergency Alert warning area.

Higher Education Students

 Clearing and Change of Circumstances Communication Information for English students (PDF 1 MB) from Student Finance

Contact Student Finance England on 0845 300 50 90 for further information on student funding.

Home Education

 Find out more information on Home Education