September 2020

Literature and application forms will be available from the council, from schools and other outlets. The online application system goes live.

15 January 2021

This is the last day that applications will be accepted by the council and not treated as late.

14 February 2021

Information about preferences will be sent to voluntary aided and academy schools for consideration.

28 February 2021

Voluntary aided and academy schools will provide the council with their ranked applications.

March 2021

Neighbouring authorities will share information and their offers.

16 April 2021

Offer letters and emails (online applicants only) for all schools’  Foundation 2 places will be sent by the council.

May 2021

Late applications will then be considered.

May to July 2021

Appeals to be heard and decided.

September 2021

Children begin school in Foundation 2.