Preston parents have TWO DAYS to apply for secondary school places

Posted on - 29th October, 2016 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Schools
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Parents across Preston have just 48 HOURS left to apply for their child’s place at secondary school.


Children starting secondary school in Autumn 2017 need to have a preference stated for which school they want to attend.

The online application system from Lancashire County Council closes at 11.59pm on Monday 31 October.

The county council are reminding parents that an application must be submitted for ALL children, even if the child has an older brother or sister at the school concerned.

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Parents in Preston and South Ribble can call 01772532191 or 01772532190 if they need advice or have questions.

Parents whose children attend Lancashire primary schools or academies, but live in another local authority area, should apply via the local authority where they live.

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