Apply for an in-year school transfer school place

If your child is already at school and you want a transfer of school in Plymouth, you can apply using the in-year school transfer application.

You can apply for up to three schools (your first, second and third preferences). Some schools (mainly faith schools) also ask you to complete additional paper forms that must be sent directly to them.

Step 1

Find the three schools you're interested in from our find a school section.

Read the relevant admission criteria for each school. All of the information you need including the school admission criteria, process timetable and school contact details are in booklet below:

Download A parents' guide to in-year school admissions [PDF, 2.3MB]

Step 2

We don't accept responsibility for the security of your submission. It's up to you to ensure your computer has appropriate security installed.

 

Complete our online application form, it will be emailed direct to us.

Apply for an in-year school transfer school place

If you don't want to apply online, you can download the application form below:

Download Common application form [PDF, 108KB]

Download Oreston Community Academy application form [PDF, 90KB]

If the school has supplementary forms, you need to print them so that you can complete them:

Download Supplementary information form (school staff employees) (except Oreston Community Academy) [PDF, 43KB]

Download Oreston Community Academy supplementary information form (school staff employees only) [PDF, 66KB]

Download Roman Catholic primary academies supplementary information form (The Cathedral School of St Mary RC Primary, Holy Cross Catholic Primary School, Keyham Barton Catholic Primary School, St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, St Paul's RC Primary School, St Peter's RC Primary School) [PDF, 118KB]

Download St Andrew's CE Primary School supplementary information form (faith) [PDF, 109KB]

Download St Andrew's CE Primary School supplementary information form (school staff employees) [PDF, 45KB]

Download St Edward's CE Primary Academy supplementary information form (school staff employees) [PDF, 53KB]

Download St George's CE Primary Academy supplementary information form (faith) [PDF, 63KB]

Download St George's CE Primary Academy supplementary information form (school staff employees) [PDF, 54KB]

Download St Mary's CE Infant School supplementary information form (faith) [PDF, 123KB]

Download St Matthew's CE Primary and Nursery Academy supplementary information form (school staff employees) [PDF, 55KB]

Download St Peter's CE Primary School supplementary information form (faith) [PDF, 126KB]

Download Old Priory Junior Academy supplementary information form (school staff employees) [PDF, 53KB]

Download St Budeaux Foundation Junior School supplementary information form (faith) [PDF, 112KB]

Download All Saints CE Academy supplementary information form (faith) [PDF, 143KB]

Download Devonport High School for Boys supplementary information form [PDF, 60KB]

Download Notre Dame RC School supplementary information form [PDF, 84KB]

Download St Boniface's RC College supplementary information form [PDF, 144KB]

Step 3

Any changes to your application after submission must be notified in writing. The close date for applications is at midnight on each working day.

We aim to allocate a school place within 20 school days of receipt of your application. Most allocations will be made well in advance of this but this depends on if we need to obtain further information.

Email inyear.admissions@plymouth.gov.uk or for further information about choosing and applying for schools call 01752 307170 or 01752 307110 for primary in-year admissions or 01752 307467 for secondary in-year admissions. School admissions staff are available from 11am to 3pm.