In all cases admission to Porthcawl Comprehensive is dealt with initially by Bridgend County Borough Council.
Guidance and application forms can be found on the council’s website www.bridgend.gov.uk. To obtain further advice and information on admission and transfers contact Pupil Services on 01656 642656 or email [email protected].
For children born between 1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011, transferring from junior/primary school (Year 6) to secondary school (Year 7) in September 2021, the timing of the admission round is as follows:
|Opening date for submission of applications||10:00 hours,
Monday, 19 October 2020
|Closing date for receipt of applications by the local authority||16:00 hours,
Friday, 22 January 2021
Transferring to Porthcawl from another school
If you are considering moving your child to Porthcawl from another school, there is a useful guide ‘Starting School’ available to view on the Bridgend Council website. Most transfers can only be made at the start of a school term.