Secondary School Admissions

All transfers from year 6 to year 7 for residents living in the Borough of Southend-on-Sea are coordinated by the School Admissions Team at Southend-on-Sea Borough Council. All in-year admissions for Secondary schools in the Borough are to be made directly to the schools.

Secondary School Admissions 2018/19

The round for 2018/19 is between 1st September 2017 and 31st October 2017.

The booklet with relevant information and key dates will be made available to year 5 pupils in Southend primary and junior schools by the 3rd July 2017 (a copy is available below).

Secondary School Admissions 2017/18

Applications for a September 2017 transfer to year 7 must be submitted between 1st September 2016 and 31st October 2016. If you have not applied yet or are seeking a place please contact the admissions team as soon as possible on 01702 212 934.

Secondary School Admissions 2016/17

If you are wishing to apply for a year 7 place please apply directly to the school/s of your choice. All secondary schools in Southend-on-Sea and Essex are processing their own in-year admissions. The School Admissions Team at the Council can advise you on schools in the area and schools with vacancies. Please call on 01702 212934 or email

Page last updated: 20/06/2017