Statutory guidance that schools must follow when carrying out duties relating to school admissions.
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This school admissions code is for:
It applies to:
It also features an admissions timeline.
You should read it alongside the ‘School admission appeals code’.
Statutory guidance sets out what schools and local authorities must do to comply with the law. You should follow the guidance unless you have a very good reason not to.
The explanatory note provides information about school places for children of public officials returning from overseas.
Further information about school admissions is available.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.