Apply for junior, primary and secondary education or a school transfer. You can also read about in-year admissions and check the distance to schools in the borough.

Transfer to Secondary School 2023

For children born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012. Online application system opens 1st September 2022

Transferring from primary to secondary school (2022)

For children born between 1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011.

Applying for primary school (2022)

For children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018. National offer day is 19 April. Further information will be available after 5pm.

Applying for junior school (2022)

For children born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015. National offer day is 19 April. Further information will be available after 5pm.

In-year admissions

For children new to the area, changing schools in-year or without a school.

School Applications for Ukraine arrivals

School Admissions Guidance for families arriving through the Homes for Ukraine scheme and the Ukraine Family Scheme

Apply for school places in Sutton from overseas

Information about making school applications from overseas.

Distance to school checker

This tool provides distances from any home in Sutton to nearby schools in the area.

Sutton schools vacancy checker (in-year admissions)

Check the vacancies of the schools in Sutton.

Delayed entry to reception for summer born children

Find out about deferring your child’s admission until later in the school year.

School term dates

Get term dates for community schools in Sutton.

Admission appeals

What to do if your child is not offered a place at a school they prefer.

Applying for nursery

Nursery admissions and all enquiries should be made to the individual school/nursery.

Admission arrangements

Information about admission arrangements for 2023/24.

Technical colleges and studio schools

Technically-oriented courses or skill-based learning for 14-19 year olds.

Help with travelling to school

Pupils up to year 11 can be granted assistance with travel.

Changes to Ofsted inspections

Government news article explaining how Ofsted school inspections have changed.

eAdmissions application process video

If you're starting primary school or transferring to junior or secondary school this video explains how to apply online through the eAdmissions website.