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Use your postcode to find local councillors, facilities, school catchment areas and more.

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Please read our returning to school frequently asked questions for parents and pupils.​​


Cardiff schools

Find a school, catchment areas, numbers on roll, how to contact a school, is my school open?

School term dates

Check term dates for this academic year.

Applying for a school place

Apply online for nursery, primary and secondary school places. Find out how to transfer schools during the academic year.

School transport

Does your child qualify for free school transport? School bus routes, alternative transport and school transport for over 16s. 

Special Education Needs (SEN)

Advice and support for families with children who have special education needs.

Free school meals

Are you entitled to free school meals for your children?


Your legal responsibility as a parent, tips and advice on attendance and who to contact if you are worried about a child’s attendance.

Benefits of Welsh-medium education

Information to help you decide whether to take advantage of what Welsh-medium education has to offer​.

School Governors

Services for governors, how to contact your school governors and how to become a governor.

21st Century Schools

The 21st Century Schools Programme is a collaboration between Welsh Assembly and local authorities in Wales to create the right schools in the right places.

School Catering Services

Find out about the food we are serving.


Advice on how to tackle bullying.

School Streets

Find out more about school streets in Cardiff.

Advice Directory for further Education and Leaving School

A directory for young people providing advice on next steps into sixth form, college, training, higher education and employment.

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