Secondary school offers for September 2014
The official offer letters of secondary school places were sent on 3 March 2014. You don't need to confirm the place you've been offered with us, but do keep your letter for your records. The appeal period starts from the day you receive your offer letter. The forms you'll need to appeal and guidance to help you are available on the appeals page.
How to apply
The online admissions system has closed now for children starting secondary school in September 2014.
If you've missed this deadline please fill in the late application form as soon as possible. But, as we'll have received these late, we'll only be able to deal with them after applications we've received on time. This could mean that you have less chance of a place being available at one of your preferred schools.
Choose your preferred three secondary schools.
Think carefully about the preferences you choose. If you need advice, speak to the area pupil access team at your local area education office.
For more information see our frequently asked questions.
Read the supporting documents relevant to your area as they include specific details about the admission criteria for each school. This information should be read along with 'Information for Parents 2014/15'.
Fill in the late application form, you will need to have the following handy:
Voluntary Aided (church) secondary schools and academies usually have a supplementary information form (SIF) which they will provide for you to complete. Please return to the appropriate school(s) immediately.
Your application must be submitted as soon as possible.
The closing date for applications to the new state-funded Burnley High School is at a later date of 28 February 2014. Parents should apply directly to the school by visiting http://burnleyhighschool.co.uk, you can make an application to the High School in addition to your applications to other schools.