Shropshire Council

Transferring to junior school

Children who are in year 2 at infant school will transfer to junior school the following September and must make an application.

When to apply

Use the information in the table below to work out when your child is due to transfer from infant to junior school.

Child born between Transfer to junior school in Apply for a place from Closing date for applications
01/09/2011 - 31/08/2012 September 2019  September 2018  15 January 2019 
01/09/2012 - 31/08/2013 September 2020 September 2019 15 January 2020 
01/09/2013 - 31/08/2014 September 2021 September 2020 15 January 2021

How to apply

For information on how to use our Citizen Access portal to apply, please view the guidance notes.

Please use our Citizen Access portal to apply.

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Why apply online?

  • It's quick and easy
  • You receive an email to confirm your application has been received
  • You can change your application up to the closing date
  • It's available 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • You can find out which school your child has been allocated before your letter arrives

If you have difficulties making your application online, or have no email address, you can make a telephone application by contacting the School Admissions Team.