Date: 06/09/2012 Category: Learning and Achievement
Parents and carers of children heading to secondary school for the first time next September can apply online for their child's school place from next week.
Applications for secondary school places open on Monday, 10 September at www.medway.gov.uk/onlineadmissions .
Parents have until 4pm on 31 October to name up to six secondary school preferences for 2013.
Applications for primary school places are also set to open Monday, 17 September and will close on Tuesday, 15 January 2013. Parents can name up to four primary school preferences.
By applying online, parents who provide an email address will receive an email confirming their application has been received. An email will also be sent after 4pm on the day offers are posted out, letting parents know what school place their child has been offered.
To find out more or for a 2013 admissions booklets, visit www.medway.gov.uk/admissions or call the student support team on 331110.