How to apply
Apply here if:
- your child is starting secondary school for the first time in September 2021; and
- you live in Manchester.
If you live outside Manchester and need a place here you should still apply to your current council.
The deadline for on time Secondary 2021 school applications is 5pm on Monday 2 November 2020.
We can help children with special educational needs to get the right school place. To find out more see school places for children with special educational needs first.
If you want a place in an independent or private school, contact the school directly.
Follow these steps to apply for a school place:
If you need a place to start now or for a different year go to apply for a secondary school place
For further advice and guidance visit www.gov.uk/schools-admissions