Skip to content ↓

Apply to our school

Admissions criteria

The admission criteria for Silverdale School has remained unchanged and still follows the Local Authority’s catchment area model.  The school has its own defined catchment area boundary and has retained the same feeder primary schools: Dobcroft Junior, Ecclesall Junior, Sharrow Primary and Springfield Primary Schools.

Information about the Local Authority's Admissions policy is available here.

If you are interested in transferring to Silverdale from another secondary school please contact the Admissions Department of Sheffield Local Authority here.


Admission process

Information about the Local Authority's Admissions process is available here.

Enquiries about the admissions process should be directed to Sheffield Local Authority. You can call them on 0114 273 5790 or email them here.


Key dates for admissions

July 2018: application packs issued by Sheffield Local Authority to all parents/carers of children due to enter Year 7 in September 2019.

15 January 2019: deadline for making applications.

1 March 2019: offer day. Online applications will be notified by email, paper and telephone applications will be notified by letter to home address.