Parents of children who will be moving from year 6 to year 7 are being encouraged to apply for their place as soon as possible

Secondary school applications are now open and relate to children who are 11 years old between September 2019 and August 2020.

The Pupil Admissions Officer sends parents/carers of year 6 pupils a letter with information on how and where to apply, via the child’s current primary school in Herefordshire. You will receive this letter in the first week of the new academic year when your child starts Year 6.

All applications can be made online at

If parents and carers are unable to apply online a paper application form can be requested from the secondary transfer admissions officer on 01432 260925 or email or

Please note that late applications could result in not being offered a place at your preferred school.

The closing date for all secondary school applications is midnight on Thursday 31 October 2019.

Published: Tuesday, 3rd September 2019