Schools which set their own admissions arrangements
This includes academies, voluntary aided and free schools.
Please visit the individual schools websites to view their 2018/19 admission arrangements or alternatively these can be found within the Parents Guide to Secondary School admissions (PDF document.)
Schools which follow the arrangements we set
This includes voluntary and community controlled schools.
You can see which schools follow these arrangements in our directory:
Designated or 'catchment' areas
Most schools have a designated area for admissions which is given the highest priority for admissions.
Go to the schools and catchment areas web page to find out more.