School Admissions

Ensure that the County Council has clear, fair and agreed school admissions arrangements

Admissions officers are responsible for:

  • Ensuring that the County Council has clear, fair and agreed school admissions arrangements
  • Consulting on admissions arrangements for community and controlled schools
  • Allocating school places and determining the eligibility to free home to school transport, the latter in liaison with the Integrated Transport Unit
  • Providing relevant information for, and ensuring County Council representation at, admissions appeals
  • Working closely with School Organisation Officers to ensure sufficiency of school places
  • Providing advice, guidance and data relating to admissions

Further information

Parents can apply for a place in an Oxfordshire school online at www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/admissions