There are many reasons that may influence a parent’s choice of secondary school, including a school’s location, the size of the school, Ofsted reports, friendship groups, academic results, faith links and even whether or not a parent went to the same school. Every school is different and choosing the right school for your child is really important. The best way to make that choice is to go and visit the school with your child.
We have good links with all the secondary schools in Lancaster. Different schools have different application processes and it is worth contacting them or researching online to find out exact details and deadlines. The attached booklets will also help you in making this decision.
There is a copy of the paper application should you need it, however the vast majority of parents apply online at:
If you would like to talk to Ms Naylor about school choices, then please make an appointment to do so. For many parents these decisions are made before Year 6 and conversations with parents from Year 4 onwards are common.