Applications for a Year 7 place at Heart of England School need to be made by 31 October 2023 and are processed by Solihull Council’s Schools Admissions Team.  Their contact and information details are:

Further details can be found in our Admissions Arrangements Policy 2023-24.

If you are a resident of another local authority other than Solihull MBC, you need to apply through your council.

Applications During the School Year

For applications and any other time during the school year please apply through the council using this link:

If you are currently in another authority, please apply via that local authority.


In the event of you not being offered a place at our school, you have the right of appeal on the decision.  These appeals are heard by an independent panel and you can fill in the online appeal form on the Solihull MBC website.

An overview of this process is as follows:

Closing Date for Appeal Appeal Heard by Date
Secondary places for children starting in September 2023 29 March 2023 16 June 2023
Change of school (applications at times other that for September) 20 school days after receipt of your outcome letter of refusal 30 school days after your appeal form has been received or as soon as reasonably practical

Appeals received after the deadline may be heard in time if possible but appeals submitted after late June may not be heard until after the school holidays.  More information here…

Sixth Form Admissions

To apply to our Sixth Form please visit the Sixth Form Applications area on the website:

Policies and Useful Documents

Further information is available from the about us area of our website: