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Starting school

Information for parents and carers of children starting full-time school for the first time, and moving on to full time school from a play group or nursery starting August 2016.

Further information

The deadline for applying for a school place online to start school in Autumn 2015 has now closed. You will need to make a paper application available from the admissions team.  Please note this will be treated as a late application.

Don’t be late - apply on time!

Starting school transfer timetable - Autumn 2016

Transfer process Dates
Application letter posted to parents November 2015
Online applications open November 2015
Closing date for applications January 2016
Allocation emails (if requested at time of online application) April 2016
Allocation letters sent out April 2016 (second class post)

Contact school transport

If you have any questions about school transport issues please get in touch.

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Write to us

If you need to send us a letter, please use the following address…

Education Transport
Leicester City Council,
York House,
91 Granby Street,