ADMISSIONS PROCESS PARENTS MEETING - TUESDAY 19 SEPTEMBER 2017 AT 9.00AM
We have arranged a meeting for Year 6 parents on Tuesday 19 September at 9.00am at the school to discuss the admissions process for your child to transfer to Secondary School in September 2018. Maggie Pinckston from the Admissions Team at Walsall Council will be here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have. Maggie is also running drop-in sessions at the Civic Centre, Walsall from 9.00 am – 1.00pm to assist any parents. The dates are as follows :
Friday 22 September
Friday 29 September
Friday 3 October
Friday 20 October
Friday 27 October
We look forward to seeing you all there. If you are unable to attend and have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Wall in the school office.
If your child is due to transfer to secondary school in September 2018 you will need to complete an online application by 31 October 2017. This is available on the Walsall Council Website link below:-
The parent information booklet is also available below:- https://go.walsall.gov.uk/Portals/0/Uploads/secondary_admissions_booklet-2.pdf
Some of the local secondary schools also require you to complete their own supplementary forms which must be returned to the school. Please note that this must be completed in addition to completing the online form. Some of those schools are as follows:-
Walsall Academy - please note their form must be returned by 4 October 2017.
Ormiston Shelfield Community Academy - Please note that you can apply for a specialist sports place and also the standard place. You will need to complete 2 supplementary forms if you want to apply for both places and select both on your online application form.
Shire Oak Academy http://shireoakacademy.co.uk/admissions-3/
Brownhills School - Please note that this year you need to complete a supplementary form.
Aldridge School - You only need to complete a supplementary form if you are applying for a music scholarship place.