South Wigston High School is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive with 850 students on roll. Students are admitted to the school from the age of 11+ with an admissions numbers of 175 in Year 7 for August 2022.

The school’s admission arrangements are managed by Leicestershire County Council:

Year 7 transfer – applications must be made online.

Mid-year transfer – applications must be made online.

The online process begins on 1st September with a closing date for applications of 31st October. Parents will be notified of school places in early March.

If you have a City address please click here.

If you have a County address please click here.

Further information

Further information regarding admission into Leicestershire schools can be obtained by clicking here.

Contact the schools admission team at Leicestershire County Council:

School Admissions

0116 3056684

or Contact the schools admission team at Leicester City Council:

School Admissions

0116 454 1009 (option 1)

If you would like to discuss any aspect of the application/admissions process then please contact Mr Kieran Hawketts at South Wigston High School:

0116 2782388

Admissions Policy

Catchment Area Map