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Wakefield online admissions  - for school places starting from September 2016

Online applications are currently closed

​SchoolApplications openApplications close
​Secondary school1 September 2015​​2 November 2015
Primary and infant school​31 October 2015​15 January 2016
Junior school​31 October 2015​15 January 2016

Primary and infant school

If your child was born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012, they will be starting school in September 2016.

Junior school

If your child was born between 1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009 and they go to and infant school - they will need to transfer to a junior or primary school in September 2016.

General Information

For further information please call the School Admissions team on 01924 306052 or email

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.

Changing school

All mid-year applications MUST be made on a Wakefield admissions form. You can get these from Wakefield Council's School Admissions Team.

Contact Us

School Admissions

Wakefield Council
Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street

01924 306 052