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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 onlineadmissions@wakefield.gov.uk

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
Wakefield
WF1 2EB

01924 306 052