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Wakefield online admissions - for school places starting from September 2016

Online applications are now closed

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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 an 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.