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Apply to Start School or Transfer to Junior, Secondary or KS4 school in September 2020

Please note: when our lines are busy it may take some time to get through to one of our advisers. You can always email us at schooladmissions@cornwall.gov.uk or take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions page where you might find an answer to your question.

Starting school or transferring to a junior, secondary or KS4 school is an important step for your child and we want to make the process of applying for a school place as easy as possible.  Please follow the links below for further information and details of how to apply.

Starting infant/primary school - September 2020

If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you will need to apply for a school place for September 2020. The deadline for applications was 15 January 2020. 

Starting infant/primary school

Transfer to junior school - September 2020

If your child is currently in year two at an infant school you will need to apply for a place in year three for September 2020. The deadline for applications was 15 January 2020.  

Transfer to junior school

Transfer to secondary school - September 2020

If your child is currently in year six of a junior or primary school, you will need to apply for a place in year seven in a secondary school for September 2020.  The deadline for applications was 31 October 2019. 

Transfer to secondary school

Transfer to a KS4 School - September 2020

If you live in Cornwall and you wish to apply for your child to start in year 9 or 10 at a KS4 school (UTC or studio school) in another county such as UTC Plymouth or Scott College in September 2020, the deadline for applications was 31 October 2019

Starting at a university technical college or studio school