Admissions Timetable (2021 entry)

4 May 2020 Test registration opens You can register your child for the entrance test from this date. You will receive an email acknowledgement immediately after submitting your registration to confirm it has been successful. Following registration, you will be sent a further email within 15 days advising you of the venue of the test. 
17 June 2020 Reasonable adjustments deadline This is the deadline for requesting reasonable adjustments are made to the entrance test to allow your child to access the paper, if for example they have a disability. Requests for adjustments must be submitted by this date along with all relevant evidence. Contact the Admissions office to request the relevant form. 
26 June 2020 4pm Test registration deadline 4pm is the deadline for registering for the entrance test. It is not possible to register for the test after this time. 
beginning of September 2020 Test information At the end of August you will be sent information about the test and procedure for the day of the test. This will be posted to your home address. If you have not received this by 4 September, contact the Admissions office. Do not contact the office before 4 September.  
12 September 2020 Entrance test Your child sits the entrance test on this date. 
16 October 2020 Results The entrance test results will be sent prior to you completing your Local Authority preference form - Note this is not the offer of a place. 
31 October 2020 Preference form deadline You must have applied for school places via your local authority by this date. You are advised to wait for the entrance test results before applying for school places.
1 March 2021 School offer 1 March or next working day is the national date for local authorities to notify parents which school their child has been offered.