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Grammar schools

You will need to contact your preferred grammar school direct to find out how to apply or for results of any tests

Key dates

From noon 1st June 2019 to noon on 30th June 2019

Online registration period for Grammar Entrance Test

September 2019

Letters sent out explaining how to apply for School/Academy places

From 2nd September 2019 to 31st October 2019

Online Secondary/High School transfer application facility open

Saturday 14th September 2019

Grammar Entrance Test Day

By Monday 14th October 2019

Grammar Test results sent to parents

Thursday 31st October 2019

Closing date for school applications

Please also read page 6 of the Secondary School Guidance Booklet 2020/21  for further information regarding grammar school testing arrangements or contact the school direct for further information.

There are seven grammar schools in the county. Admission to Year 7 is competitive and the entrance examination will be held in September at each school for entry the following academic year.

Please visit the school websites for more information.

Parents moving into the area who wish their child to be considered for admission to a grammar school for Years 7-11 should contact the relevant school.




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Primary/infant applications closing soon

The online application service will be available until midnight on 15 January 2020.
Parents can apply online 24 hours a day, seven days a week until midnight on 15th January or by completing a paper form which can be downloaded from the admissions page or requested from the county council's Co-ordinated Admissions on 01452 425407.

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