Admissions to Castle Mead are coordinated by the school admission team.

To apply for a place at our school for your child you will need to submit an online application via the Local Authority school admissions process. Please see their website for details:

Leicester City Council – School Admissions

Admission arrangements for our school are in our Admissions Policy, including how the Local Authority will allocate places on a priority basis (oversubscription criteria).

CMA Admissions Policy for 2023 and 2024 Admissions

Admissions Policy 2025 Onwards

In-year Admissions
If you have moved address, recently arrived in Leicester or looking to change your child’s school, please click here for more information on how to apply for a place at our school.

Admissions Appeals
For information about how to appeal an admissions decision and the latest admissions appeals timetable, please click here.

Leicester Schools Admissions Team contact details:
Address: School Admissions Service,
Customer Service Centre, York House,
91 Granby Street,
Leicester, LE1 6FB
Telephone: 0116 454 1009 (option 1)
Email: [email protected]

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like more information about our school.