Early Closure Friday 22nd September - The Secondary Campus will be closing for all KS3, 4 and 5 pupils on Friday 22nd September at 12.10pm for Open Day preparations.


All applications for pupils to start Reception or Year 7 in September 2016 should be made to the Local Authority via the School Admissions Team:

Schools Admissions Team:

Tel: 0113 2224414 

Or online at www.leeds.gov.uk

For Online Admissions and Information for Reception children starting Roundhay School in September 2017 click here. 

Parents should have received a letter and 'quick guide' from admissions inviting them to apply. The letter and guide includes information about important dates, how to apply, types of schools, our admissions policy and waiting lists etc. If you have not received this, please contact admissions on the number above. 

To find our more about all current admissions>>

All Other Admissions 

All other admissions are referred to as In-Year Transfers. All Leeds schools handle their own in-year applications for school places.


Once you have decided on preferred school/s, complete the ‘In Year Common Preference Form’ and return directly to your preferred school/s. 


Schools will write back to inform you whether they can offer a place. If a school is unable to offer a place, the Admissions Team will contact you to advise of the schools in your area and any vacancies at these schools.

In Year Common Preference Form Download Here


How do I know if my child is eligible to start Reception?

If your child was born between 1st September 2012 and the 31 August 2013 you will need to apply for a primary school place in reception class starting in September 2017. You can apply for a place from the 1st November 2016 until the 15 January 2017 via the local authority.

Admissions Data from September 2016

In September 2016 Roundhay School offered places to 60 pupils. 

Number of preferences 2016/2017

  • First preference - 149
  • Second preference - 112
  • Third preference - 75
  • Fourth preference – 53
  • Fifth preference – 33