School admissions

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New reception primary school place

When to apply for a new reception primary place, how to apply and information about Bristol primary schools

Infant to Junior school transfer

When you need to apply for your child to transfer from infant to junior school and how to apply

New year 7 secondary school place

When to apply for a new year 7 secondary place, how to apply and information about Bristol secondary schools

Contact school admissions

Contact us with queries about school admissions.

Check school year

Check your child’s school year

In year admission

Apply for in year admissions.

Studio schools and university technical colleges for 14 to 19 year olds

Schools for 14 to 19 year olds which offer practical learning combined with academic study.

Options for education and training after 16

Find out where and how you can study or train after 16

School admission appeals

What you can appeal and how to make an appeal

Admissions for children with Special Educational Needs

Apply for a place for a child with Special Education Needs

Admissions for children of parents in the military or on crown postings

What you need to provide when you apply for a school place if you’re moving to Bristol from an overseas military or crown posting.

School Organisation Strategy

About our School Organisation Strategy for 2015 to 2019

School admission arrangements

How school places will be allocated for 2021/22, 2022/2023 and 2023/2024.

School admissions terms used and abbreviations

The terms and abbreviations we may use for schools admissions

Ofsted inspection and reporting

About the changes in the way Ofsted will inspect and report on schools

Fair Access Protocol

What Fair Access Protocol is and our Fair Access Protocol for Bristol Primary and Secondary Schools