If your child was born between 1 September 2004 and 31 August 2005 and you have not yet applied for a place at secondary school, please do so now. 

The closing date for applications was 31 October 2015.

If you apply after this date your application is late and will not be processed until all the on-time applications have been processed.

Before applying you should read the TIPS 8 booklet, which contains details of the application process, and the secondary supplement which contains a summary of the admission criteria for each secondary school.

Secondary Supplement
Secondary School Admission Criteria for 2017-18 entry to years 7-11.


The online application process is no longer available as the closing date has passed.

Paper applications

You can also submit your application by downloading and completing an application form and send it to us or take it to your preferred school or your local Connections OfficeRemember to keep a copy for yourself and ask the school or Connections staff to date stamp this copy.

  Download a secondary school application form (CAF1)

Some schools have supplementary forms that will also need to be completed.

Torquay Boys' Grammar School
Supplementary information form.
St Cuthbert Mayne
Supplementary information form.
Children of Staff
Supplementary Admission Form (SUPP 1)
Registration Form for 11+ Tests
September 2016 entry.

No matter what other forms you complete, you need to complete the Common Application Form (CAF1).