Deadline for school applications is Halloween

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Don’t let the ghosts and ghouls catch you out this year – applications for secondary school places in Lancashire need to be submitted in the next few days.

The online application system is open until 11-59 pm on October 31st, 2015.

Online via the county council’s website is the quickest and easiest way to apply for a place – it is important to remember that parents need to submit an application form for all children starting school, even if the child has an older brother or sister at the school concerned.

For parents applying for a place for a child starting primary school, the closing date is January 15th, 2016, but parents are advised to make sure their applications are in early to give them extra time in case there are any queries.

For more information, go to Parents can also call LCC area offices on 01254 220718 or 220742.

Parents whose children attend Lancashire primary schools or academies, but live in another local authority area, should apply via the local authority where they live.