Welcome to our Admissions 2023 page.

If you are staring Year 9 this September you will find helpful information here to help you prepare for your move to King Edward’s in September.

The portal for applying for High School places in Northumberland is now open and closes at midnight on Monday 31 October 2022. Please note that any applications received after Monday 31 October will be dealt with as a late application.

Further information about the admissions process and access to the online application portal can be found by following the link here. If you require any further assistance please contact the admissions team at County Hall directly on 0345 600 6400.  Final confirmation regarding the allocation of places is made on Tuesday 1 March 2022.

If you have any questions or queries relating to any of this information please do not hesitate to contact us on 01670 515415 or via email at kevi@the3rivers.net.

We are really proud of our school and hope the information in the links below show you why this is the case.

We look forward to your application.





Welcome Video

Find out a little more from students and staff about what makes King Edward’s so special. Watch our welcome video here.

Parent Carer Handbook

This handbook is intended to provide you with much of the useful information you will require during your time with us at school. If you have any questions about what is in the book, ask us on Transition day or speak with your current Form Tutor. 

Download (PDF, 2.22MB)


Admissions Letter