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Applying for primary, infant and junior school places

If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 and is in their last year at infant school you should apply for their junior place by 15 January 2023. You will be able to make your application from 9am on 7 November.

The application process is quick and easy and you can also find information about how to choose a school and apply for a place in Derbyshire's guide for parents at that time.

You'll get your offer on 17 April 2023 and if you're unhappy with the decision you can make an appeal. You can do this online and more information can be found on Derbyshire's primary appeals web page.


Changing school at other times

You may want to apply for your child to change schools other than when they're due to start primary, junior or secondary education. This could be because of a change of address.

If you want to apply for a place at a school in Derbyshire, view the guidance about changing schools

If you want to apply for a place at a school in another council area you should contact the council where the school is located in the first instance.