Changing school or joining a school during the school year ('in year')

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To access the application form you will need to read the information on each page, starting here, then use the 'Next' arrow at the bottom right of each page.  Once you have read through each of the pages you will reach the 'Ready to apply' page where you will find the application form.

Please read the information in each of the steps before submitting your application.  This will help you to understand the process.

You can make an ‘in-year application' to change schools or join a school in Cornwall during the school year.  In-year applications include joining an existing year group at the start of a new school year.

If you are moving/have moved house you will need to provide evidence of your new address.  There are more details on the next page.

Schools outside Cornwall

To find out how to apply for schools outside of Cornwall you will need to contact the local authority for that school.

Admission arrangements

These pages describe the processes that are in the Co-ordinated In-year Admissions Scheme 2021-22

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