School admissions

Find information about applying for a school place for your child in Leicester.

Further information

Please note that due to the current situation around COVID-19, we are not processing new in-year admission applications until schools reopen.  You can still apply in the usual way and your application will be kept on hold.

If you have applied for your child to start in reception at a primary or infant school, or year 3 at a junior school from Autumn 2020, you will still receive your school place offer on on National Offer Day,16 April 2020.

If you have any queries about your school place offer, email and we will respond to you as soon as possible.   We will not be able to answer any queries over the phone.

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