The school is really good at challenging students to improve their progress
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Admissions FAQs

Our 2021/22 Open Evening was on 30 September 2022. Watch this space for our next date! 

Yes, you can arrange to look around during the school day to get a feel for the school in action or come to see our facilities after school. Email to arrange.

If you have applied for a place for your child for September 2022, the deadline for
applications has now passed.

Along with Portsmouth City Council, we advise against children moving schools part way through a year. However, if you are interested in an immediate or Mid-Year place for your child, please forward your email to

You can apply for a secondary school placed through the Portsmouth City Council website: Apply to move to secondary school - Portsmouth City Council.

Due to the ongoing year-on-year increase in demand for places at Trafalgar School, there are only ever occasional places available in year groups.

You can contact for further information.

Yes! We pride ourselves on our strong transition programme which ensures students all feel part of Team Trafalgar as quickly as possible.