Secondary school admissions
Secondary school places for 2017
If you have applied online for a secondary school place for September 2017 you will be able to log in to online admissions on or after 1 March 2017 to view your offer.
If you applied using the paper form your offer letter was posted on 1 March 2017 to all Bracknell Forest residents who applied by the closing date of 31 October 2016.
All applicants, whether they applied online or with a paper form, will be able to accept or refuse the offer of a school place online. You can only do this once you have received your offer letter or email.
You may find frequently asked question (PDF, 61kb) useful as well as the information on how to appeal (PDF, 30kb), and how to apply for education transport (PDF, 41kb), if required. See below for the number of applications received for Bracknell Forest schools and how these were ranked against the relevant admission:
- Allocation breakdown (PDF, 18kb)
- Allocation of places (PDF, 39kb)
- Brakenhale allocation of places (PDF, 72kb)
- Ranelagh allocation of places (PDF, 55kb)
Changing schools mid-year
Please see our changing schools mid-year page for further information.
School admission appeals
Please see the school admissions appeals page for further information.
Waiting list applications
For Bracknell Forest schools your child's name will be placed on the waiting list for the academic year for which you have applied. For those applying to transfer from year 6 to 7 they will be held on the relevant waiting lists for the whole of the academic year.
If you wish your child's name to be placed back on the waiting list for the following academic year (year 8 onwards) you can apply after the 1st July. Parents must also contact The School Admissions Team at the end of each school term to confirm their wish to remain on a waiting list for the following school term within the same academic year.
Please contact Ranelagh School direct for information regarding their waiting list.