Wakefield's online admissions and applications
Wakefield online admissions for school places starting from September 2015
For Wakefield residents only, you can use the online facility to apply for a school place:
The online facility will be available on 5 September 2014 and closes on 31 October 2014. You can still use the paper application form found under 'Downloads'. The school admissions website for secondary schools will re-open on 2 March 2015. If you have applied online you can log on and check your result.
Primary, junior and infant schools
Was your child born between 1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011 - If so, your child will be due to start school in 2015/2016.
You MUST apply for their Reception Year school place between 30 September 2014 and 15 January 2015. If you do not apply between these dates you will have a reduced chance of being offered a place at your preferred choice of school.
For further information and an application form please telephone or write to the School Admissions Team or you can apply online.
The online facility will be available on 30 September 2014 and closes on 15 January 2015. You can still use the paper application form.
The school admissions website for primary, junior and infant schools will re-open on 16 April 2015. If you have applied online you can log on and check your result.
Closing date for applications is: 15 January 2015
It is your responsibility to apply for a school place for your child.
All applications will be treated fairly and allocated in accordance with the published admissions criteria.
All mid-year applications (including those for schools in other Council areas) MUST be made on a Wakefield admissions form. You can get these from Wakefield Council's School Admissions Team.