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Applying for a Place at West Hill School

Admission for September 2025 - Application Information

We expect Tameside admissions to update their website in the autumn term with key dates for admission to high schools for September 2025. 


The application process is detailed in the Moving On document issued by Tameside Local Authority and is available online:

All parents who live in Tameside should apply for a place at West Hill School online:

If you live outside Tameside, you should complete the form from your local authority and this will be forwarded to the school.

Admissions Criteria

West Hill’s admission arrangements can be found below:

If, on the 1st March 2024, you have been unsuccessful at gaining a place at West Hill School, you can appeal this decision through Democratic Services. Further details regarding the appeals process can also be found in the admissions arrangements criteria document, above.

Offer Date Appeals to be lodged by: Appeals to be heard by:
1st March 2024 29th March 2024 Appeals lodged prior to the deadline will be heard within 40 days of the deadline date.

School Transfers - Moving to West Hill School during the school year

Applications for In-Year transfers are handled by the Local Authority. Please click the link below which will take you to the Tameside Admissions page for School Transfers.