Parents of pupils who will be starting secondary school in September next year are being urged not to miss the deadline for applying for their child's school place.
Deadline for applications 5 pm on Monday 16 January
Open evenings are now underway at schools across the city in a bid to help parents and children who are in their last year of primary school decide which secondary schools to apply for.
Parents of children due to start primary school this September need to apply NOW for their child's school place if they haven't already done so, and must do so before this week's strict deadline of 5 pm this Friday 15 January.
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