If you are a resident of Slough Borough Council and you have a child whose date of birth is on or between 1 September 2008 - 31 August 2009, then you will be required to apply for a primary school place for the 2013-2014 academic year. This application needs to be made by 15 January 2013. You must only apply through Slough Borough Council if you are a Slough Borough Council resident.
If you are not a resident of Slough Borough Council you will need to apply through your Home Authority. You will still be able to apply for Slough Borough Council schools through your home Authority.
If your child is 11 between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013, they will start secondary education in September 2013.You must apply for entry to a Secondary school through your home authority. Slough Borough Council residents can apply for non-Slough schools on our application form. The Secondary Admissions Guide, along with the relevant application form, is automatically issued to Slough residents whose children attend Slough Borough Council schools and are due to transfer at the end of the academic year.
You can now apply for your school place online:
You can apply online for a reception year place for an infant or primary school for September 2013 entry, so long as:
You can apply online for a year 7 place for Secondary school for September 2013 entry, so long as:
You cannot apply on line for entry to any other year, please contact the school or Slough Borough Council Admissions Team directly.
The benefits of applying online are:
The main changes proposed for the 2014-15 school year are outlined in the consultation document below.