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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 2017/18

Applications for a September 2017 transfer to year 7 must be submitted between 1st September 2016 and 31st October 2016.

Please refer to the admissions booklet below for the process, policies and admission criteria for all schools in the area. 

Parents who wish to attend open evenings and information events for secondary schools can download the advert. Applications can only be submitted to Southend-on-Sea Borough Council by those who pay Council Tax to Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and have children resident in the Borough.

Notice: The closing date for parents to register for their child to take either the Sports or Performing Arts aptitude tests at The Eastwood Academy is 7th September 2016. The form has 2nd September 2016 and the school have extended that to 7th September 2016 

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 admissions@southend.gov.uk

Page last updated: 13/02/2017