Choosing a school - school admissions
Useful information and advice when choosing a school for your child.
Schools in Sunderland
Details of all schools, including Special Schools, are in the Schools Directory [1Mb].
Information on how they are performing can be found on our School performance and development page.
School admission arrangements
Sunderland Local Authority is required to consult annually upon the admission arrangements of schools within its area.
The consultation for 2015-2016 is now complete. The arrangements and policies for Sunderland schools can be viewed in the 'Related links' below.
You can also download the booklets for admission to primary and secondary schools.