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Wakefield's online admissions and applications

Wakefield online admissions for school places starting from September 2014

For Wakefield residents only, you can use the online facility to apply for a school place:

  • Online Admissions - please note that you will need to register before you can fill out the application form. (You are advised to make a note of your secret answer and password).

Secondary schools

The online facility will be available on 9 September 2013 and closes on 31 October 2013. You can still use the paper version found under 'Downloads'. School admissions for secondary schools will re-open on 1 March 2014. If you apply online you can log on and check your result. 

Primary, junior and infant schools

The online facility will be available on 30 September 2013 and closes on 15 January 2014. The school admissions website for primary, junior and infant schools will re-open on 16 April 2014. If you apply online you can log on and check your result.

Was your child born between 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010?

If so, your child will be due to start school in 2014/2015 and you need to apply now! For further information and an application form please telephone or write to the School Admissions Team or you can apply online.

Closing date for applications is: 15 January 2014

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 (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.‚Äč

Contact Us


School Admissions

Wakefield Council
Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street
Wakefield
WF1 2EB

01924 305616 / 305617 / 305789 / 306766