Secondary School Admissions

It is the responsibility of parents to apply for a school place at the correct times. You will not receive any letters from Southend-on-Sea Borough Council to inform you that you must apply for your child’s school place.

All transfers from year 6 to year 7 for residents living in the Borough of Southend-on-Sea are received and processed 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 secondary schools.

Secondary School Admissions 2020/21

National Offer day is 2 March 2020. Parents/carers that applied via the online form will receive the official notification of the school offered via email between 8 – 10am on 2 March 2020 or if the application was by paper, letters will be posted 2 March 2020.  Those applicants that applied via the online application can view the outcome here (

Page last updated: 25/02/2020