The closing date for applications to transfer to secondary school in September 2020 was 5pm on 31 October 2019.  You are still able to 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 will be made on Monday 2 March 2020.

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.