Learn more about the schools sector in the Wakefield district and everything it has to offer.

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  • School admissions

    Learn more about Wakefield council's school admissions and how you can apply to a school, find a school, go to school, and search school catchment areas in the local district.
  • School travel and transport

    Find out information on home to school passenger assistance, independent travel training, school transport, and SEN travel transport.
  • Schools information

    Learn more about how schools within the Wakefield District are organised and run, as well as any ongoing developments with schools in your area.
  • School term and holiday dates

    Learn more about school term and holiday dates, school calendars, schools setting their own dates, and INSET (teacher-training) days.
  • 2023/24 school calendar

    Find out more about the information on the 2023/2024 school calendar to learn about the holidays, half term, and summer holidays for the school year.
  • School Closures

    See the details of any ongoing school closures in the Wakefield District.
  • Free school meals

    Find out if you or your child qualify for free school meals and how you can apply.
  • Special Educational Needs (SEN)

    Learn more about the information available regarding support for families with disabled children in the Wakefield District.

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