School admissions

Information about how to apply for a reception place.

Information about how to apply to transfer to a junior (year 3) or middle (year 5) school.

Information about how to apply to transfer to secondary (year 7) or upper (year 9) school.

Information about changing school during the school year, also known as 'in year' admissions.

Admission arrangements and statistics for Poole schools 2019/2020. 

Admission arrangements and statistics for Poole schools 2020/2021.

Find out which year group your child is in.

Find out your catchment school and view catchment area maps. 

A new school opening in BCP Council in September 2021.

Guidance on making a school admission appeal.

Public consultation on school admission arrangements for 2021/2022.

Determined Admission Policies for 2021-2022 for Maintained Schools in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Consultation on admission arrangements for 2022-2023 for schools in the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole area.

Determined Admission Policies for 2022-2023 for Maintained Schools in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

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Page last updated: 05 March 2021
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