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Catchment is only available for English state schools, independent schools do not have catchment areas.

The data is based on actual admissions from the schools years September 2012 – August 2015 inclusive.

September 2012 – August 2013 (2012 intake)
September 2013 - August 2014 (2013 intake)
September 2014 - August 2015 (2014 intake)
September 2015 - August 2016 (2015 intake) not currently available
September 2016 - August 2017 (2016 intake) not currently available
September 2017 - August 2018 (2017 intake) released 2019 currently being processed will be published August 2019

 

 

Instructions for use

  1. Find a school using our 'School search' facility
  2. Select the school from the school list
  3. Click on the 'catchment tab'
  4. Select a school year that the pupils enter the school (e.g. Y7 for secondary schools)
  5. Select a calendar year

The 'hotter' the colour the more children have been admitted.

Red - Yellow – Green – Blue

Children get into the school from here:

  • Red: regularly
  • Yellow: most years
  • Green: quite often
  • Blue: infrequently
  • Grey: sometimes, but not in this year

Blank areas indicate that no pupils got into the school from here in the last three years. This can be blind chance, or accommodation not occupied by children, hence blank areas surrounded by red or green.

Caveat

Catchment areas can and do change. Living in catchment one year does not guarantee admission to a school in future years. Always check with the school's own admissions authority for the current admissions criteria. Admissions criteria may include, but is not exclusive to: siblings, faith, ability, distance from school, SEN.

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