Applying for school places: information booklets
These information booklets, which you should read before completing your application, contain important information on the application process including key dates, oversubscription criteria, appeals and frequently asked questions. Information about Cheshire East schools can be found in the primary and secondary booklets.
Accessible or hard copies of the booklets are available on request by contacting the School Admissions team. If hard copies are requested these will be issued in black and white, with colour covers, to keep printing costs down.
Academic Year - September 2017 - August 2018
The Primary and Secondary booklets contain information as at publication date of 30 August 2016. Some schools may apply to become academies during the year. For up to date information on any change in status, please go to the Department for Education, Open Academies and academy projects in development website.
How to apply for school places
(Please note: this booklet includes Information on Data Protection and Security)
Primary School Information
Secondary Schools, UTC and Studio School
- Secondary Schools, UTC and Studio School 2017/18 (PDF, 4.MB). This booklet contains information such as school contact details, maps showing schools within localities, 2016 preference and allocation data, and oversubscription criteria with relevant notes for school admission arrangements 2017/18
- Secondary booklet - changes since booklet publication (PDF, 410KB)
- Complete admission arrangements: Academies, Free, Foundation, Studio and UTC schools (PDF, 908KB)
- Complete admission arrangements: Community and Voluntary Controlled schools
Sixth Form Admissions
Information about the application process, timescales for applications, entry requirements and an application form for individual schools can be accessed on the individual school websites.
Supplementary Information Forms
In Year Admissions
Academic Year - September 2016 to August 2017