Our year 6 children have been offered a variety of high schools this year including:

  • Alperton Community School
  • Ark Acton Academy
  • Brentside High School
  • Cardinal Wiseman High School
  • Drayton Manor
  • Ellen Wilkinson High School
  • Herschel Grammar School
  • Notting Hill & Ealing High School 
  • Rooks Heath College
  • St Benedicts School
  • Twyford Church of England School
  • The Green School for Girls
  • William Perkin High School


High School Admissions

Starting high school in September 2019

Children in year 6 in September 2018 are due to transfer from primary to high school (year 7) in September 2019.

Applications must be made directly to the council that you are living in at the time of application, regardless of the borough which the school is in. The deadline for applying for high school is 31 October 2018. Applications received after this date are late and will not be considered until after national offer day.

The national offer day for on time applicants is 1 March 2019. If you apply online you will receive an email in the evening on 1 March confirming the school that has been offered. 

Before you apply

Full details of the admissions process, open evenings, applications timetable and Ealing schools can be found here – Starting High School 2019

Please download the step by step guide to making your online application.

How to apply

Apply online on the eadmissions website from the 1 September 2018.


Do you need help submitting your high school admission application?

You can attend an individual advice session from Monday 1st October to Friday 5th October between 10am – 4pm at Perceval House in Uxbridge Road, Ealing.  Please call the local authority admissions team on 020 8825 5522 to book an appointment.



Ark Acton Academy has opened on the site of Acton High School, Gunnersbury Lane. 

As an academy we will have a focus on strong discipline, excellent teaching and learning, mastering the curriculum, raising aspirations, positive character development, and developing leaders. These are the pillars which will underpin an exceptional education for all students. 

To apply for a place at the school please use the Ealing LA admissions process.

Open evenings are on Thursday 27th September and Wednesday 10th October from 5.30 to 8.00pm Ark Acton is also open every Tuesday morning for parents to view the school at 9.00am throughout the academic year.