Secondary school admissions

Secondary school offers - 1 March 2019

If you live in Gateshead and applied online for your child's secondary school place, you will have received an email on 1 March 2019 confirming what school your child has been offered.


Admission age range September 2019

If your child was born between 1 September 2007 and 31 August 2008.

Your child is due to start year 7 at secondary school in September 2019. You can apply online for a secondary school place from 10 September 2018 to 31 October 2018.

Secondary admissions timeline

10 September 2018Online system opens for parents to apply 
31 October 2018Closing date for submitting applications
1 March 2019Offer letters and emails sent to parents
15 March 2019Parents must accept places by this date
22 March 2019Any places that become available will be offered from the schools waiting list
May/June 2019Appeals heard

For more information, view our questions about the secondary admissions process.

Contact us

The School Admissions Team
Dryden Centre
Evistones Road
Low Fell

0191 433 2757 / 0191 433 2109 / 0191 433 2756

Share this page