Halton Local Authority's Admissions Scheme
Application to Secondary 2018
Parents and carers of Year 6 children (born between 01/09/2006 and 31/08/2007) living in Halton are now invited to apply for a secondary school place in September 2018. The
deadline to apply for a secondary school place in September 2018 was
Tuesday 31st October 2017 and has now passed. The online system for Secondary applications has now closed. Parents who have not yet applied must complete the paper application available below and return it without delay to the address on the form or to any of the Halton Direct Link Offices.
The composite secondary school prospectus is available below for your reference.
APPLICATION TO PRIMARY 2018
Parents and carers of children born between 01/09/2013 and 31/08/2014 living in Halton are now invited to apply for a primary school place in September 2018. The
deadline to apply for a primary school place in September 2018 is
Monday 15th January 2018. Please
don’t be late as this can affect your chances of being offered your preference school. The composite primary school prospectus is below, as is the link to our online application system, where you can register for an account and submit your application. If you wish to apply by paper you can get a form by contacting the school admissions team or by visiting any of the Halton Direct Link Offices.
PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR SCHOOL
To help you in getting your child ready for school Halton has an
Early Years Strategy
and has also prepared a booklet with guidance on how to prepare your child for school and how to get support from birth up to five years old,
The Early Years Newborn to 5 Years Booklet
Halton Borough Council Determined Admission Arrangements and Co-ordinated Schemes for the September 2018 intake
In accordance with statutory requirements Halton Local Authority consulted between 3rd October and 11th November 2016 on its proposed admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled schools, and co-ordinated primary and secondary admission schemes which apply to all schools in Halton for the September 2018 intake. At a meeting held on 19th January 2017 the Council’s Executive Board agreed the arrangements and a link to the determined arrangements is attached below.
Voluntary Aided Schools and Academy/Free Schools who intend amending their arrangements may be undertaking their own consultation and you should visit the school’s website where those details should be available for viewing.
Halton Local Authority’s
Annual Report to the Office of the Schools Adjudicator 2017
Consultation: Halton Borough Council Proposed Admission Arrangements and Co-ordinated Schemes for the September 2019 intake
In accordance with statutory requirements Halton Local Authority is consulting on its proposed co-ordinated admission arrangements for community and voluntary controlled primary and secondary schools, for the September 2019 intake. Schools for whom the Local Authority are not the admissions authority (Academies, Voluntary Aided Schools and Free Schools) may be consulting regarding their own admissions arrangements and the details of this should be available on their school websites.
The consultation will run from
Monday 9th October until Friday 17th November 2017, during which period any comments are welcomed by emailing
firstname.lastname@example.org. Whilst individual comments cannot be responded to, all comments received during the consultation period will be presented to the Council’s Executive Board for consideration at the determination stage.