How to apply for a school place during the school year
Please send us one application per child
If you share parental responsibility, please make sure you're in agreement about the preferences and information submitted, before you apply. If you don't, this may delay your application.
For most schools / academies in Central Bedfordshire, you need to apply to the school admissions team who will process your application:
Alternatively, download a form and complete offline.
We process in-year applications from the half term prior to when the place is required as follows:
|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.