Secondary School Admissions ~ September 2016

The application period for Year 7 secondary admissions for September 2016 is now open.  Parents can apply online via and information has been distributed to parents of Year 6 children about this.  The statutory national closing date for applications is 31st October 2015.  Please find below, links to the secondary admissions leaflet and secondary admissions booklet which contains all secondary school admission policies for 2016-17, as well as further details about the admissions process as a whole including address changes, how applications are considered, home to school transport and the appeals process.

Useful dates and details for our Catholic secondary schools’ open days/evenings

The following schools will hold Open sessions for the current Year 6 prior to applications being submitted as follows:-

St Bernard’s Convent High School for Girls

Open mornings for parents only on 20th, 21st and 22nd September between 9.30 and 11.00am.  No prior booking required.

St Thomas More High School for Boys

14th and 15th October ~ Please telephone the school on 01702 344933 for an appointment.

De La Salle

There will be two tours at 9.15am and 10.15am each morning of the week commencing Monday, 5th October.  Please call the school on 01268 281234 to book a place.

Brentwood Ursuline Convent High School

7th October from 6.30 until 9pm ~ There will be two talks by the Headteacher at 6.30pm and 7.30pm.

New Hall School

Saturday, 26th September from 9am until 12pm.  Please book online or call in advance to attend.