Previously looked after children

Previously looked after children have the same priority for places as looked after children (also known as children in care)

Previously looked after children are those who immediately after being in care became subject to an adoption order, child arrangements order or special guardianship order.

If you are making an application for a previously looked after child complete the relevant section on the application form and submit evidence of your child’s ‘previously looked after’ status.

Evidence of this status must be one of the following:

Send evidence to the Admissions Team by the application deadline. Send the whole document as priority cannot be given without it. We may contact the local authority where the child was in care to confirm the child's status.