Transfer to Secondary School

Secondary School Transfer

For pupils transferring to secondary school in September 2022, please download the Updated OCTOBER Secondary School Transfer presentation slides below.  The presentation provides advice and information regarding the secondary school application process and the Kent Test (11 plus).

For further advice and support with the secondary school application process, please contact your child's class teacher:

Winston Class - Miss J Wilce jwilce@discovery.kent.sch.uk

Galileo Class - Miss L Marle lmarle@discovery.kent.sch.uk

Peake Class - Miss T Beard tbeard@discovery.kent.sch.uk

Y6 Secondary School Transfer and Kent Test Information for Parents September 2021

 

Information from Secondary Schools

Hayesbrook School

We would like to invite you to our Open Evening event on Wednesday 29 September which will give you an opportunity to have a look around the school and see some of our current pupils in action within many of the curriculum spaces. I will be talking to parents at 6:15pm and 7.15pm and there will also be school tours with some of our Key Stage 3 boys as your tour guides.

The event is between 6pm – 8.30pm, so if you would like to book a place for you and your family, please click on the following link below. 

Hayesbrook Academy Open Evening Event

 If you have any questions regarding the event, please do not hesitate to contact us at secretary@hayesbrook.kent.sch.uk and we will be very happy to help.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Academy.

Oakwood Park Grammar School

Please click here to find attached flyers for the Year 6 Parents about Oakwood Park Grammar School’s Open Mornings.

This is a change to our previous plans as we are not holding our Open Day on Saturday 9th October. Instead we have added another 2 Open Mornings, making 5 in total. 

  • These events are now bookable through a link on the Oakwood Park Grammar School website, to restrict numbers in the school. https://www.opgs.org/open-mornings-2021/
  • These mornings are also only for Year 6 students plus 2 parents. 
Tonbrige Grammar School

We are now taking bookings for our Autumn Open Visits via the link below.

AUTUMN 2021 OPEN MORNINGS FOR YEAR 6 CHILDREN ENTERING YEAR 7 IN SEPTEMBER 2022

Friday 15 October 2021 9.30am to midday

Thursday 21 October 2021 9.30am to midday (please note: this is a change from previously published dates)

AUTUMN 2021 OPEN EVENING FOR YEAR 6 CHILDREN ENTERING YEAR 7 IN SEPTEMBER 2022

Tuesday 19 October 2021 5.30pm-8.30pm

TGS Open Visits booking

 These visits are reserved for families with children in Year 6 only. Dates for younger children will be available later in the academic year. Bookings are restricted to ONE ticket per family allowing entry to two people (either the year 6 child or another adult). Visits will take the form of a self-guided tour with Q&A points around the route. Speeches will be available online from the School website. 

In the event that we need to activate our contingency arrangements in the light of increased Covid-19 cases in school we will contact ticket holders. 

For further details please see the booking link and/or the School website https://www.tgs.kent.sch.uk/open-events

We look forward to welcoming your families!

 St Simon's Stock

As the admissions deadline for entry to Year 7 in September 2022 is fast approaching, we would like to remind you that applications to St Simon Stock will require a Supplementary Information Form (SIF) to be completed if your child meets any of the over-subscription criteria.  Please see attached form for information.

 In addition to the completion of your Local Education Authority’s Secondary Common Application Form online, our SIF (where applicable) needs to be returned to the school by 31st October.

 In the meantime, please see the attached flier or visit our website for information about our open events taking place on 7th, 12th and 14th October.  Booking is required for these events, please visit: https://www.ssscs.co.uk/open-events-2/