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Parents' guide

School admissions 2021 to 2022

If you're a parent or carer with a child starting school for the first time, or moving to their next school (junior, middle, secondary or upper school) from September 2021, you can apply from 1 September 2020.

We strongly advise you to read our school admission parents' guide 2021 to 2022 before you submit your application.

School admissions 2020 to 2021

This is for children moving school part way through the school year.

If you're a parent or carer who wants to move a child to a Dorset school midway through the school year, we advise you to read our school admission parents' guide 2020 to 2021 before you submit your application to a new school.

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