School admissions

Apply online

Please use this system to apply for school places.

Admissions explained – FAQs and enquiries

What to do before applying for a school place, and where to get advice.

Schools in East Sussex

Find out about all state-funded schools in East Sussex including Ofsted results and links to their websites.

Timetable and important dates

Important dates for admissions to primary, junior and secondary schools and information about in-year applications.

Admissions and special educational needs

Information for parents and carers on school admission for children with special educational needs in East Sussex.

Admission appeals

How to make an appeal if your child has been turned down for a place at your preferred school.

School transport

How to get financial help with travel to school, volunteer to help with a school crossing and information about walking and cycling to school.

School meals

Information for parents and carers on school meals in schools in East Sussex.

Going to nursery school

Everything you need to know about starting your child at nursery.

School uniforms

Information about school uniform regulations in East Sussex.