Starting School

Key dates

From November 2022

Letters sent out to Gloucestershire residents explaining how to apply

for a school place

From 3 November 2022 to
Midnight 15 January 2023

Application Window.
Closing date for school applications is Midnight on 15 January 2023

Midnight Friday 31st March 2023

Closing date for Summer-born deferment requests

Monday 17th April 2023

Allocation Day

Monday 24th April 2023

Closing date to return reply form accepting the School/Academy place or

requesting to be put on waiting list/s

After Monday 15th May 2023

Outcome of Waiting List Requests

Midnight Monday, 22nd May 2023

Closing date for return of reply forms

June 2023 to July 2023


for further information from Gloucestershire County Council website, please click here