Year 7 – Central Applications to ESF Secondary Schools


(For children born in 2010 and for entry in August 2021)

1 – 30 September 2020


Central application period for parents to submit application:

Acknowledgement email containing applicant’s reference number will be sent upon submission

4 September 2020 Nomination Rights applications open:
2 October 2020 Deadline for receipt of supporting documents
7 October 2020 Acknowledgement email sent to parents to advise admission process
November to December 2020 Interview period
4 December 2020 Parents sent letters to confirm assessment result
11 December 2020 Deadline to confirm places offered by payment of deposit and non-refundable capital levy

In general, applicants will be considered by the school of zone.


  • Applicants residing in Discovery Bay will be zoned to Island School.
  • For reasons of oversubscription, applicants residing in KGV zone and WIS zone may be directed to Island School.

Updated on: 6 October 2020