Find out about the School Admissions Team.

The School Admissions Team handle annual and mid-year admissions processes to mainstream schools and academies.

Visit the Essex County Council website for further information about admissions.

Our role is to:

  • act as admission authority for all community and VC schools
  • consider foundation, VA schools and Academies admission policies
  • establish and manage the annual co-ordinated admission schemes
  • co-ordinate mid-year primary school admissions
  • provide advice to parents, schools, governors, County Councillors and MPs about school admissions
  • manage 'Hard to Place' cases and securing admission through the In Year Fair Access Protocol and Area Panels where necessary
  • compile and publish prospectuses for parents about primary and secondary school admission