Parents encouraged to apply for secondary school places

Are you the parent of a year 6 pupil? Don’t forget that the  deadline for you to apply for a secondary school place for September 2017 is midnight on Monday 31 October.

Go to and click on secondary admissions. Leeds City Council have also produced a video on secondary school admissions, which includes a handy step-by-step  ‘how to’ guide on applying for a school place. Watch it here:

If you are still looking to find information on individual secondary schools when applying for a place, have a look at You can also find out information on open days for your chosen schools here as well.

Our three local secondary schools are:

Cockburn School

The Ruth Gorse Academy

The South Leeds Academy