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We provide up to 330 places for Year 7 students each year. For entry into Year 7, applications to Northfield School & Sports College should be made through the Local Authority admissions scheme.

How to apply for 2020/21 academic year

If your son/daughter is born between 1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009 they will be eligible to start secondary school in September 2020. If your son/daughter is at school in Stockton you will receive a letter during September from the admissions team at Stockton Borough Council.

To apply for a place at Northfield School & Sports College please complete the Common Application Form for Secondary Schools 2020 on the Stockton Borough Council website by 31 October 2019.

If you have any queries, please ring the School Admissions Team on 01642 526605 or email

The deadline for applications to secondary school is 31 October 2019.

Every day is an open day

Every day is an open day at Northfield School & Sports College; if you would like to visit us during a normal school day please contact Mr Henderson on 01642 557373 or email to arrange a convenient time.

Mid year transfers

If you have recently moved into the area and are considering Northfield School & Sports College for your son/daughter please contact Mr Henderson. He will be pleased to arrange a mutually convenient meeting with the relevant members of staff and a tour of our facilities.

School Admissions

As a local authority community maintained school, we follow Stockton on Tees Borough Council's admission policy. Please click on the link below to access all relevant information.

Stockton Council School Admissions Information