Shropshire Council

Transferring to junior school

Children who are in year 2 at infant school will transfer to junior school the following September and must make an application.

When to apply

Use the information in the table below to work out when your child is due to transfer from infant to junior school.

Child born between Transfer to junior school in Apply for a place from Closing date for applications
01/09/2012 - 31/08/2013 September 2020 September 2019 15 January 2020 
01/09/2013 - 31/08/2014 September 2021 September 2020 15 January 2021

01/09/2014 -

September 2022 September 2021 15 January 2022

How to apply

Guidance on how to apply can be found here.

The closing date of 15 January 2020 has now passed and the online application facility for primary and junior school transfer applications has closed. Late applications can now be made using the paper form attached to this page, and will be considered after on-time applications have been processed.

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Why apply online?

  • It's quick and easy
  • You receive an email to confirm your application has been received
  • You can change your application up to the closing date
  • It's available 24 hours a day, seven days a week