Secondary admissions

Applying for a secondary school place

Camden Schools, bright furture

Whether it's a place at a top university, an excellent apprenticeship or landing a great job, the high quality teaching and supportive environment at Camden's secondary schools aims to help every student reach their potential. Read and download our guide to secondary schools in Camden and how to apply for a place:

Applications for Year 7 places in September 2017 have now closed. If you applied online, you will be informed of the outcome of your application by email on the evening of Wednesday, 1 March 2017. You will need to accept or decline any offers of school places by 15 March.

If your child was born between 1 September 2006 and 31 August 2007 they will be due to start secondary school in September 2018. You can apply online for a Year 7 place from September 2017. The closing date for applications will be 31 October 2017.

School open days and evenings

  • All of our schools hold open days and evenings during September and October. We recommend you attend these to see the schools for yourself before applying.
  • Download: Open days and evenings 2016 poster (PDF). Note: these have now taken place for this year but this poster also contains details of sixth form open events taking place in November 2016.
  • Meet the Parents also holds informal forums for primary parents at local schools across the borough.

Apply online

Applications for September 2017 secondary school places have now closed. You can apply online for a Year 7 place for 2018 from next September.

Appeal against a school admission decision

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