How to apply…

The Marches School is an open access comprehensive school catering for children aged between 11 and 18.

The admissions policy is determined by Shropshire Council, which is the Admissions Authority for all Community and Voluntary Controlled schools in Shropshire. To view our admissions policy, please click here.

Shropshire residents
If you live in Shropshire, all enquiries regarding admissions should be addressed to:

Shropshire Council
Learning and Skills
Abbey Foregate
Tel: 0345 6789 008

Catchment areas for schools can be viewed on Localview which can be found on the above website address.

Residents living outside of Shropshire

If you are planning to move to Shropshire around the time that your child would like to enrol, please contact the Admissions Team at Shropshire Council.

If you live in surrounding counties or across the border in Wales, you will need to firstly apply to your local council. They will then communicate with Shropshire Council regarding your application.

Applications from outside of the immediate catchment area are very common and openly welcomed.

Applying to The Sixth Form

To apply to the Sixth Form, please download the application form and return to:

The Head of Sixth Form
The Marches School
Morda Road
SY11 2AR

To view the online Sixth Form prospectus, please click here.


Contact Us

Head of Transition - Claire Boyes
Email me
01691 664400