Applying for a school place during the academic year

How to apply for a school place during the school year

For most schools / academies in Central Bedfordshire, you need to apply to the school admissions team who will process your application:

Apply online for a school place >>

Alternatively, download a form (PDF 470.1KB) and complete offline.

We process in-year applications from the half term prior to when the place is required as follows:

Place processing
Place required Application processed
October - December September / October onwards
January - February December onwards
February - March January onwards
April - May March onwards
May - July April onwards
September June / July onwards

For applications where a place is required within the periods above, we aim to process these within 15 school days.