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Admissions

To apply for a Year 3 place for your child in September 2024, you can:

School Admissions and Appeals
Cumberland Council
PO Box 415
Carlisle
CA1 9GU

The closing date for applications is 15 January 2024.

If you live in Cumberland and your child is currently in Year 2 at an infant school, they will be due to transfer to a junior or primary school in September 2024.  You must apply to Cumberland Council for a primary or junior school place.

Guidance on how to apply for a school place

Before you apply for a school place, please read through the Transfer to Junior School in Cumberland (PDF 2.6MB) booklet.  If you need a printed copy of the booklet, please contact the School Admissions and Appeals Team:

Email: school.admissions@cumberland.gov.uk

Copies are also available in all infant and primary schools and public libraries in Cumberland.  Page 9 of the booklet explains what happens to applications that are received after the closing date of 15 January 2024.