Admissions Arrangements


The Governing Body has decided to increase the Published Admission Number (PAN) to 166 with effect from the September 2016 Year 7 intake.   Please click here to access a copy of the letter of announcement.

Our admissions criteria for students in Years 7 to 11 looking to join us is in line with the annually produced guide published by the local authority.  This can be viewed via the link below:

A Guide for Parents – Admission to a Sefton Secondary School

We have produced an admissions download for parents, please see below to find out more.

All applications for Formby High School should therefore be made via the local authority:

Sefton Admissions Team
People Directorate
Sefton Council
Town Hall
L20 7AE


Tel: 0151 934 3590

In Year Admissions

For parents looking to secure a place for their son/daughter during the school year (any year group), you are kindly requested to contact Sefton Admissions (who co-ordinate this process for us) to complete the necessary application paperwork here via their website.

Sefton Council’s In Year Admissions Team can be contacted on 0151 934 3490 or email them via

Sixth Form

All applications for admissions to Sixth Form can be made directly to the school, please see the Sixth Form information pages of this website for further details.