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School Admissions

Information about the admissions process and related education matters is contained in the Guide to Education Services (attached below). Before applying for a place it is important that you read this document as this will help you with your application. 

You can enrol your child in a reception class at a primary school in the September following the child's 4th birthday. 

You may defer entry to the reception class until later in the school year but by law your child must start school by the term after their 5th birthday.

Guide to Education Services 2015|

List of Schools|

Application for Secondary School (Year 7) for September 2015|

The closing date for receipt of applications for admission to Year 7 for September 2015 was 24 October 2014.

Please note that any applications received after the deadline date are considered as late unless there is a valid reason which must accompany the form, eg exceptional medical reasons, recent change of address, etc. Your child may have less opportunity to be offered your preferred school if the application is late.

Late applications can be made by downloading and completing a form below or by contacting the Admissions Team on 01352 704068/704073. Completed forms should be returned as soon as possible to:

Admissions Team
Education and Youth
Flintshire County Council
County Hall
Mold
Flintshire
CH7 6ND

Secondary School Preference form 2015|

Application for Reception for September 2015|

The closing date for receipt of applications for admission to reception for September 2015 was 28 November 2014.

Please note that any applications received after the deadline date are considered as late unless there is a valid reason which must accompany the form, eg exceptional medical reasons, recent change of address, etc. Your child may have less opportunity to be offered your preferred school if the application is late.

Late applications can be made by downloading and completing a form below or by contacting the Admissions Team on 01352 704068/704073. Completed forms should be returned as soon as possible to:

Admissions Team
Education and Youth
Flintshire County Council
County Hall
Mold
Flintshire
CH7 6ND

Primary School Preference form 2015|

Application for admission to Nursery in September 2015|

Apply for a child’s admission to Nursery for September 2015 online from 5 January 2015

Flintshire County Council is pleased to announce that parents/carers of children born between 1  September 2011 and 31 August 2012 will be able to apply online for admission to Nursery in September 2015 from 5 January 2015.

The closing date for receipt of applications for admission to nursery in September 2015 will be 20 February 2015.

Please note that any applications received after the deadline date are considered as late unless there is a valid reason which must accompany the form, eg exceptional medical reasons, recent change of address, etc. Your child may have less opportunity to be offered your preferred school if the application is late.

Applying for admission to Nursery will be quick and easy; we are removing paper application forms to make the process of applying much more efficient. You will be able to apply here and results will be sent by email on 15 May 2015.

Our employees will be on hand to help at any Flintshire library or Flintshire Connects Centre at Connah’s Quay, Flint and Holywell if parents/carers need help to apply online.

Flintshire Connects - Locations|

Changing schools during the school year|

If you move home and need a place at a new school, or if you wish to transfer your child to a new school due to problems at your present school it is strongly recommended that you discuss this with your current Headteacher first. If you still wish to change schools please complete a School Transfer form which is available from schools.

For more information about this service submit an enquiry|.