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When is the Deadline for Gauteng GDE School Admission Application 2024

When is the Department of Education’s Admission Online Application System opening for parents to apply to Grade 1 and /or Grade 8 for the new academic year?

The online application period for learners to be admitted to schools in Grade 1 and / or Grade 8 will open on Thursday, 15 June 2023 at 8:00.

How do I complete an application?

Log on to and click on Register, to register parent details and learner details before you apply to a school. The System will guide you through each one of the 5 steps to make an application. Note that you will receive user details on SMS. Please keep the username and password to use when you need to return to the GDE portal to view progress with your application. Also Read: Gauteng Nasi Ispani Application Portal 2023

Where can I go to apply to Grade 1 or Grade 8 if I do not have a computer or internet at home?

You may go to any school, District Office in your area or the Provincial Head Office to be assisted to make an application online. The Department has also identified some community halls and libraries in the community to be used as Admissions Centres to help parents to make applications. The list of Decentralised venues is published in local newspaper, the GDEs Online Admissions Application Portal and the GDE Website

When will I know about the outcome of my application after applying to schools?

Parents will receive offers of placement via SMS during the Placement Period . The Placement Period will commence on Monday, 4 September 2023.

What will happen if I do not receive an offer of placement via SMS?

It is advisable for parents to ensure that they provide a valid and reliable cell phone number when registering their details on the system. Parents may also login to their profile using the username and password to check the status of the application.

When is the Deadline for GDE Admission 2024

The deadline for 2024 ONLINE ADMISSIONS APPLICATION for Grade 1 and/or Grade 8 at a Gauteng public school is 14th July 2023

How To Apply Online For Gauteng School Applications

Before starting the application process, parents are advised to gather all the necessary documents and information required for the application process.

This may include proof of residence, birth certificates, and any relevant medical records or special needs documentation for learners who require additional support.

 how to apply:

  • Go to the GDE Admissions website
  • Register an account
  • Fill in current home address details
  • Fill in parents work address details
  • Fill in learner’s personal details
  • Complete the school application form online.
  • Upload all documents by using the upload function on the system
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