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Key Dates

The general Closing Date for applications (the SCAF Secondary Common Applications Form) to start secondary schools in September 2018 is October 2017. At the present time there are no specific closing dates for application. Please continue to look at the local authority website. They generally publish dates in the summer term.

Selection test in September 2017 for children transferring to secondary school in 2018

Children who were born between 1 September 2006 and 31 August 2007 can sit the Bexley and other borough selection tests in Autumn 2017 when they are in Year 6 of primary school. The test covers entry to the four grammar schools in Bexley and is open to all children regardless of where they live. There is an information leaflet for parents in related downloads, which you should read before registering your child for the test.

You must register your child online in order to sit the test. This information will be published on the Local Authority websites in the Summer term 2017