Starting Secondary School

Starting Secondary School

Parents will be able to apply for their child’s Secondary School place from Wednesday 21 June 2023.

Please see attached, a copy of the of the Online Admissions Secondary School 2024 leaflet, which includes information about all the Secondary School Open Evenings which you may wish to attend.

Parents with children resident in Calderdale will need to apply for a school place online at

Parents/guardians may view or amend their online application throughout the preferencing period from 21 June 2023 until 31 October 2023. An automated email will be sent to the parent/guardian as acknowledgment of receipt. Parents/guardians may also request that the offer of a school place is received by email.

Offers of school places will be made on National Offer Day, which is Friday 1 March 2024.

Parents of children resident outside of Calderdale will need to submit their application to their home local authority.

We strongly advise parents to read all the information available online at this provides information to parents about all the schools’ oversubscription criteria and details of this years’ allocations.

If you have any queries, please contact Calderdale Admissions team at