(for children born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013)

Any family wishing to apply for a Year 7 place at Dunraven School must complete two forms:

- Common Application Form (CAF) from your Local Authority

- Supplementary Information Form (SIF) from Dunraven School (to register your child for the admission banding test, linked below)

The deadline to apply was 31 October. Late applications may still be submitted. Please refer to our Admissions Policy for information about the process.

If you are applying for an out-of-year group place, you must notify the school in writing by email to

The London Borough of Lambeth’s Admissions page is linked HERE



Please click the link below for a virtual tour of our Secondary site. Mr Maidment, Head of Secondary is waiting to welcome you to Dunraven School.

Virtual Tour



Please note the following key dates in the application process for Year 7 2024 entry:

September 2023: Prospectus and admissions information available from the school and the website and applications open

Tuesday 31 October 2023: Deadline for submission of the Common Application Form (CAF) to your home Local Authority and the Supplementary Information Form (SIF) to Dunraven School. You are, however, encouraged to submit completed applications by Friday 20 October.

Saturday 18 November 2023: Admission Banding Test

January 2024: Governors’ Admissions Committee review applications received under the Medical/Social Reasons criterion

Friday 1 March 2024: National Offer Day. Local Authorities will notify families of the offer of a school place.

For any questions, please contact the Admissions Office by email:  

The Supplementary Information Form, Admissions Policy, Prospectus, Guidelines to Application, Frequently Asked Questions and Previous Offers Information are available using the links below:

Supplementary Information Form

Admissions Policy for 2024 Entry


Guidelines to Application

Frequently Asked Questions

Previous Offers Information

In-Year Admissions 

Applications for current Year 7 - Year 11

Applications are now open for In-Year places for current Years 7 to 11 for the 2023-24 academic year.

The Application Form, Admissions Policy and Frequently Asked Questions are available using the links below.

Applications made in the 2022-23 academic year do not carry forward into the 2023-24 academic year. If you have applied previously and have not yet been offered a place, you will need to submit a new In-Year application form. For any questions, please contact the Admissions Office by email to

This form is NOT for Year 7 applications for 2024 entry. For Year 7 for 2024 entry, please see the relevant admissions section above.

In-Year Application Form for 2023-24

Frequently Asked Questions

Admissions Policy for 2023-24



Appeals for In-Year applications should be lodged within 25 school days of the date of notification that the application was unsuccessful and will be heard within 30 school days of being lodged. Appeals lodged after the appropriate deadline will be heard as soon as is reasonably practicable.

You will receive notification of the date and time of your appeal hearing at least 10 school days before your appeal hearing. Any additional evidence you wish the panel to consider must be submitted at least 5 school days before your appeal hearing. The clerk will send the appeal papers to you and the panel at least 5 school days before your appeal hearing. You will receive written notification of the outcome of your appeal within 5 school days of your appeal hearing, wherever possible.

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