School term and holiday dates
Find your child's school term, half term and holiday dates on your local council's website
Find and compare schools in England
Check school performance tables (‘league tables’), Ofsted reports and financial information.
Apply for a primary school place
Apply for a state primary school place through your local council
Guidance and regulation
School attendance and absence
You can be prosecuted if your child has unauthorised absence from school - truancy, help with getting your child to school, and legal action to enforce school attendance
Get a place for your child at a primary or secondary school - applications, deadlines, admission criteria, appeals and complaints
What happens if your child doesn’t wear their school uniform, what to do if you think your child's being discriminated against or you think the uniform should change.