National Offer Day for on time secondary school applications is 2 March 2020. Please see below for school allocations information. You can still make a late application.


Applying for a secondary school place

Step 1 - Make sure you can apply

​Find out who can apply for a secondary school place in Northamptonshire.

There is a different process for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), you can read about it on our SEND admissions page.

Step 2 - Key dates

​Understand the key dates and deadlines involved in the application process.

Step 3 - Decide which schools to apply for

​Find information to help you research and select your school preferences.

Step 4 - Make an application

Apply for your preferred schools online, or use alternative methods, and see answers to frequently asked questions.

The closing date was 5pm on 31 October 2019. You can still make a late application.

Step 5 - School place offers

Find important information once school place offers have been made.

Offers for on time applications were made on Monday 2 March 2020. You will find information on what to do next here.

If you have submitted a late application, see when you can expect to receive a decision.

Step 6 - Make an appeal

​If you want to appeal against a decision made on one or more of your preferred schools you can submit one here and find out about the process.