High School Admissions in Worcestershire Closing Soon

Published Monday, 22nd October 2018

Applications for high school admission in 2019 are due to close soon.

The deadline to apply for a place at a Worcestershire high school is the 31st October 2018.

The applications have been open online since the start of September and letters were sent to any child transitioning to a high school in the next school year.

Cabinet Member with Responsibility for Education and Skills at Worcestershire County Council, Councillor Marcus Hart said "Starting school and the transition up the educational ladder are big steps for children, and we aim to make this change as smooth as possible.

"We are pleased that with admission for September 2018 every child that applied had a place offered to them, with 93% getting their first choice preference.

"However it is especially important that the deadlines for application are met to avoid missing out on a place."

Letters and guides on starting school or transitioning to a new school have been sent to schools and have been distributed to those eligible to transition to new schools next year, there is a secure online system where parents can create an account and submit an application.

The online system will also include guides on starting school or transitioning to a new school.

If you do not have access to the internet, you can get online at any Worcestershire library or if you require additional assistance please do not hesitate to call School Admissions on 01905 822700.

The deadline for applications to Primary, First, Infant, Junior and Middle schools are 15th January 2019.

The school admissions system can be found on the Schools Admissions page of the Council's website