Essex County Council – Year 7 Application


Year 7 applications for admission to Hedingham School must be submitted to Essex County Council online, as all Year 7 applications are processed centrally.


Once a place has been allocated and confirmed by Essex County Council, the school will contact the family.


For further information please visit the Essex County Council Website or alternatively telephone 0845 603 2200.
Year 6 to 7 secondary admission round for September 2023.


The new secondary school admission round opened on Monday 12 September 2022, for parents of current Year 6 children to apply for a secondary school (Year 7) place for September 2023.


The statutory national closing date for applications is 31st October 2022.


Applications can be made online via


All the application information is available on the website above.


The website also has a copy of the Secondary Education in Essex 2023-24 booklet which contains details of all secondary school admission policies:


Catchment Area

Admissions Policy 2022

Admissions Policy 2023