Apply for a high school place

Start high school in September 2018

Children currently in year 6 are due to transfer from primary to high school (year 7) in September 2018.

Applications must be made directly to the council that you are living in at the time of application, regardless of the borough which the school is in. The deadline for applying for high school is 31 October 2017. Applications recieved after this date are late and will not be considered until after national offer day.

The national offer day for on time applicants is 1 March 2018. If you apply online you will receive an email in the evening on 1 March confirming the school that has been offered. 

Before you apply

Full details of the admissions process, applications timetable and Ealing schools – read the high school admissions prospectus

Please download the step by step guide to making your online application.

How to apply

Apply online on the eadmissions website from the 1 September 2017

Post offer day guidance

Please read the high school offer guidance for information on what to do after offer day on 1 March.


If you have questions about applying for a school place, contact the main round admissions team.

Announcement about Ada Lovelace CofE High School (formerly known as North Twyford CofE High School)

The school will now open in temporary accommodation at William Perkin CofE High School in September 2018 and will move to the permanent site in 2020. Applications have opened for entry to Year 7 in September 2018 and must be made direct to the school using the school's online application form. Applications to Ada Lovelace CofE High School can be made in addition to the choices on the PAN London Common Applications Form. An information evening will be held at William Perkin CofE High School at 6pm on Wednesday 18 October. For further updates please check the school website.