How to apply for a school place

To see our admission arrangements, via Leeds City Council, please see here:

What to do if you are looking for a place at Wykebeck Primary School

Children born between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018 are due to start primary school in September 2022.

How to apply

You can apply from 1 November 2021. The deadline to apply is 15 January 2022.

Leeds City Council will send out letters reminding parents to apply at the end of October 2021. You can still apply if you do not get a letter and they recommend choosing five schools to give your child the best chance of getting a place at a school you prefer.  See further information below.



Information about applying for Secondary School (Year 7)

When and how do I apply?

Applications are open between 1 August 2021 and 31 October 2021 (national closing date).   There is no advantage in applying early, all applications made by the national closing date are treated equally. 

If you live in Leeds, you apply online at

If you don’t live in Leeds, you must apply to your home local authority (whoever empties your bins) but you can still ask for Leeds schools. 

For more information, see below.