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Newburn Manor Primary School

Learning together, growing together

Transfer to secondary school 2024

If your child is in year 6 in a primary school  you need to apply for a secondary school for year 7.



You must apply to the Council who collects your council tax even if it is in different council area (i.e. I live in Ryton but I want my child to attend Walbottle Academy. You will apply via Gateshead Council)


Applications open: 1st September 2023

Applications close: 31 October 2023


National offer day: 1 March 2024


If you have applied online you will be able to view the offer of a school place by accessing your online account. An email confirmation will be sent during office hours.

If you applied on a paper application form, a letter informing you which school your child has been offered will be posted on this date, meaning you will receive your letter after national offer day.