Admission to School

Please use the link below to go to Blackpool Borough Council's School Admissions Procedure:

Blackpool Borough Council - Schools Admissions


First Day of Term Transfer Protocol

Blackpool schools and academies will be using a first day of term protocol from 6th November 2017.

Where a child already has a Blackpool school / academy place, and where a transfer is agreed, then the start date at the new school or academy will be at the beginning of the next school term.

Details are available from all schools and academies and from Blackpool’s Admissions Team – telephone 01253 476637 or 476833 – email

The first day of term information sheet for parents and carers can be viewed by clicking HERE.


Blackpool Council guides for parents

Admission to Blackpool Primary Schools 2018 - A guide for parents