You can use this system to apply for a school place or check eligibility for free childcare.
Primary/Junior School Offers - 16th April 2018
If you live in Gateshead and applied online for your child's primary/junior school place, you can log into your account from 9am on Monday 16th April 2018 to find out what school your child has been offered. You will need your log in details to access your account. If you do not know what your log in details are you will not be able to access your account and we are unable to reset these details for you.
You will also receive an email on 16th April 2018 confirming what school your child has been offered along with a letter which you will receive through the post. Letters will be posted second class on Friday 13th April 2018.
Please do not telephone The School Admissions Team to find out the outcome of your child's school application, as they will not disclose this information over the telephone. You must wait for your letter/email.
Check eligibility for free early education and childcare for two year olds - currently unavailable
You can use this system to check if your two year old is eligible for a free education and childcare place at a day nursery, pre-school or with a childminder if you live in Gateshead.
You will need to create an account if you haven’t used the system before. If you are an existing user and have a password, you can log in to check your child's eligibility online.
If you don’t want us to contact you about your application, phone Gateshead Family Information Service on 0191 433 5118 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The eligibility check is based on economic criteria and you will need your National Insurance (NI) or NASS number to complete the check. If you feel you meet the Special Educational Needs or Care and Adoption Criteria, or you are applying from outside Gateshead, please contact the Family Information Service on 0191 433 5118 or email email@example.com
Please note applications for 3 and 4 year childcare places can not be made on this system. Please see www.gateshead.gov.uk/freechildcare for more info. To apply for extended childcare, 30 hours free for working parents, please go to www.chidcarechoices.gov.uk