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This section of the website is primarily for children and young people, and their carers to find out about education and schools in the city.  You can also find out about adult and community learning opportunities.

For information on adoption, fostering and health and social care services that we provide for children, young people and their families, please see our children's social care pages.

Some of our most popular pages are linked below, otherwise please use the left hand menu to navigate through our pages.

If you are looking for information on teaching in our schools please visit the Teach Southampton section.

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image of child at school Apply for a school place

Secondary school place offers were sent on on Monday 3 March, with primary school place offers following on Wednesday 16 April. You can view your offer by logging in to the online admissions system.

Schools for the future School closures

During an emergency schools may be forced to close, for example because of heavy snow or utilities failure. Any school closures will be listed here.

Schools for the future School term dates 2015-16

The school term and holiday dates for 2015-16 have now been agreed. You can download them and the dates for the next academic year here.

Two boys looking through microscopes Key Stage 4 results

Key Stage 4 results for Southampton secondary schools were published by the Department for Education on 23 January 2014. You can find links to individual school data here.

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