Year 7 – Central Applications to ESF Secondary Schools


(For children born in 2011 and for entry in August 2022)

1-30 September 2021


Central application period for parents to submit application:

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

3 September 2021 Nomination Rights applications open:
5 October 2021 Deadline for receipt of supporting documents
8 October 2021 Acknowledgement email sent to parents to advise admission process
November to December 2021 Interview period
6 December 2021 Offers for Year 7 places sent out
17 December 2021 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: 13 July 2021