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Secondary schools

Applying for secondary school for September 2019

If your child turns 11 between 1 September 2018 and 31 August 2019, he or she will transfer to secondary school in September 2019.

The online application system has now closed. If you have not yet submitted an application, please contact us (details below) and we will send you a paper application form to complete.

Before you apply 

  • Read the Secondary Education Booklet, which contains useful information about the application process, including: how places will be allocated, definition of home address and how late applications will be dealt with.
  • Consider how your child will get to school and the potential transport costs.
  • Clarify any issues you are not sure about with staff in the School Admissions Team on 01744 671035 or email schooladmissions@sthelens.gov.uk.

If your child is already attending secondary school and you wish to transfer schools, please access information on how to do this via the 'Useful Links' tab below. 

Privacy Notice 

The Council has a legal responsibility to protect the data it collects. A copy of the School Admissions Privacy Notice can be downloaded.