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 – email

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


To view the Blackpool Council website and information in admissions, please CLICK HERE 

Admission to School

Please click HERE to apply for a Primary or Secondary school place.


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Blackpool Council guides for parents (inc. Admission Criteria/Arrangements)

Admission to Blackpool Primary Schools - A guide for parents


Timetable for School Appeals

The timetable for school appeals can be found HERE.