Ways to apply
If you are a Slough resident, the easiest way to apply is online using our Citizen Portal.
Please refer to the phase transfer and other transfer sections below for more information.
- starting school in reception
- transferring from infant to junior school
- transferring from primary to secondary school.
The application process for these transfer groups opens on 12 September each year. Your application will need to be made in the year before planned entry to school.
Opening and closing dates for phase transfer
|Admission group||Opening date||Closing date||DOB range for September 2021 entry||Application method|
|Reception entry||12 September||15 January||1 September 2016 – 31 August 2017||Apply online|
|Infant to junior transfer||12 September||15 January||1 September 2013 – 31 August 2014||Apply online|
|Secondary transfer||12 September||31 October||1 September 2009 – 31 August 2010||Apply online|