Our Admissions Officer is Mrs Carroll, who can be contacted on 01325 373809 or

Junior and Senior Day Places

Applications for day places at Polam Hall School need to be made through your Local Education Authority. This applies to all applicants from Reception through to Year 11. Applications are made on the Authority’s Common Application Form (CAF).


Applications for in-year admissions  to Polam Hall School should be made through Darlington Borough Council. Please contact the Schools Admissions Team at the Town Hall who will ensure that you are sent an in-year application form to complete.

 You can contact the Admissions Team at Darlington Borough Council directly at:


 tel: 01325 405907 / 01325 405909.

 If you would like to apply for a Boarding place for your child, please see the Boarding section of the website for our application form. These should be submitted directly to school Reception.

We will admit 52 pupils into Reception in September 2019. 

Reception Admissions Key Dates:

Polam Hall School Open Events

8th November 2018 5pm

Application forms returned to DBC

15th January 2019

National Offer Day

16th April 2019

Acceptance Deadline

6th May 2019

Deadline for Appeal forms to DBC

17th May 2019.


Year 7

We will admit 80 day pupils into Year 7 in September 2019

Year 7 admissions Key Dates:

Polam Hall School Open Events

12th September 2018 5.30pm

Application forms returned to DBC

31st October 2018

National Offer Day

1st March 2019

Acceptance Deadline

19th March 2019

Deadline for Appeal forms to DBC

1st April 2019.



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