Starting Secondary School in 2014

Please note: the application deadline has now passed. You can still apply for a school place by downloading and completing a paper application form from the attached files section below.

Late Applications

Applications received after 31 October 2013 will be classed as late. Late applications will be considered after all the applications that were received on time.

If there are exceptional circumstances why your application was received after the deadline, please provide independent written evidence by 13 December explaining why the application was late.

Secondary school admission 2014

If you live in Haringey and your child was born between 1 September 2002 and 31 August 2003 you will need to apply for a secondary school place for September 2014.

If you live in Haringey, you must apply through us for a school place, even if the school is located in another borough.

If you live outside Haringey you can still apply for schools in Haringey but you must list them on the form of your own local authority.

Haringey residents should follow the steps below to apply for a secondary school

You can download the Secondary School Admissions booklet from the attached files section below.

Paper copies of the secondary admissions booklet and the application form will soon be available to pick up from all primary schools, children's centres and customer services centres. Reference copies are held in all Haringey libraries.

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How to apply for a secondary school place

If your child was born on or between 1 September 2002 and 31 August 2003

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Read the information about secondary schools here on our website

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Read the secondary admissions booklet about the selection process

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Find your nearest secondary school using the schools finder service at the GOV.UK website (external link)

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Decide which 6 schools you would like to list on your application and the order you prefer them. They can be located in Haringey or in another local authority.

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Complete a paper form (pick up a copy from a primary school, children's centre or customer service centre).

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Changing your application

You can make changes to your application until the closing date of 31 October 2013.

If you applied online, you can make changes as many times as you like, using the online system, up to 31 October 2013.

If you applied using a paper form, you must contact the Admissions Service in writing before 31 October 2013.

  • We cannot accept changes over the telephone
  • Preferences cannot be changed after 31 October 2013

Changing your address: if you move house after the 31 October 2013 please contact us immediately in writing or by email and provide two proofs of your new address. If we receive the proofs by 13 December 2013 then we will be able to use your new address to measure your home to school distances. If we receive the information after 13 December 2013 we will ensure that your offer letter is sent to your new address but we will not be able to update your home to school distances until after offer day on 3 March 2014.

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Contact the Admissions Service

School Admissions Team
1st Floor
48 Station Road
N22 7TY

Tel: 020 8489 1000

Applications in person: please see an officer in our Customer Service Centres

Attached Files

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