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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We would like to reassure you that we are closely monitoring the situation and working with the government and NHS.

For guidance on coronavirus and the latest information for Devon, visit Devon County Council’s coronavirus (COVID-19) advice pages.


Apply for a primary school place

Apply for a primary place

Apply for your child to start in reception year at primary or infant school or in year 3 at junior school

Apply for a secondary school place

Apply for a secondary place

Apply for your child to start in year 7 at secondary school, year 10 at a studio school or UTC or a middle or high school

Apply for an in-year place

Apply for an in-year place

Apply for an in-year admission to move your child to a different school

Youth offending teams

Child protection

What to do if you are concerned about a child or young person in Devon

Children in care

Children in care

How we are safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our care

Domestic violence and abuse

Domestic violence and abuse

Support for adults and young people affected by domestic violence and abuse

Pupils in school

Education welfare and attendance

Information on school attendance and the Education Inclusion Service

Devon family information directory

Family information service

Find childcare and other services in Devon for children, young people and parents

Family support

Family support

Information about the types of family support available in Devon

Find a school or college

Use our search tool to find a specific school or college

Funded childcare

All 3 and 4-year-olds and some 2-year-olds are entitled to a certain amount of free early education and childcare


REACH (Reducing Exploitation and Absence from Care or Home)

School admissions

School admissions

Apply here for a place in a mainstream state primary or secondary school

School transport

School and college transport

School transport information, including free school transport

School term dates

Find school term dates for 2014/15 and 2015/16 here

Stand Up Speak Up

Information about the Children in Care Council and having your say if you are in care or a care leaver