How to apply for a school place if you are moving to Torbay or from one area to another within the Bay during the school year.
You can apply to move your child from their current school to another school. This happens outside of the normal admissions process.
We deal with in year applications for most schools in Torbay, but some deal with their own applications.
It is best to take some time to think about which school would be best for your child. You should find out as much as you can about moving schools by:
If you are moving out of Torbay to another area, you should contact the council in the area you are moving to. They will tell you how to apply for a school place in their area.
You will need to contact the school to find out more about their application process.
You must register for an online account to apply to move schools during the school year.
These schools will ask you to fill in an extra form with your application. Contact the school for a copy of the forms you need:
Your preferred school may prioritise the children of staff in their admission criteria. If you work at the school then you will need to fill in a form to tell the school about your child's application.
You must complete these forms as well as the main application form.
Some schools deal with their own in year applications. You should contact them for more information and to apply