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Secondary Transfer

Application Information

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Secondary Transfer 2019

Secondary Transfer September 2020 (current Year 5 children)

Invitations to the academic tests were sent via email on Monday …

Key Dates

We aim to provide test dates by the end of the autumn term for the following September in order that interested parents can ensure their child’s availability. One further date will be arranged, only if required, for children that are medically unfit on the test day (a medical certificate will be required) or have religious reasons …

Entrance Exam Information

Please refer to our Key Dates page for the timetabled dates. 

Children who wish to sit the Entrance Examination must live within one of our Local Priority Areas.  Registration takes place when children are in Year 5 and is open between mid-May and mid-June.  We are unable to consider any registration requests after the …

Music Test Information

Please refer to our Key Dates page for the timetabled dates. 

Children who wish to sit the Musical Aptitude Test must live within one of our Local Priority Areas. Registration takes place when children are in Year 5 and is open between mid-May and mid-June. We are unable to consider any registration requests after …

Access Arrangements

The Governors are fully committed to ensuring that our admissions arrangements are applied fairly to all applicants, including any child with special educational needs or with a disability.

Adjustments for Entrance Tests

If you consider that your child might be disadvantaged under the terms of the Disability Discrimination Act, or has special educational needs which …

EHCP applications

Children with an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP)

Parents with a child who has an EHCP (Education Health and Care Plan) and are interested in applying to the school are invited in the first instance to contact our Head of Learning Support, Mr A Wharton by email:-  whartona@damealiceowens.herts.sch.uk

Familiarisation Papers

Verbal Reasoning, English and Mathematics

These papers have been made available to ensure that all children have an opportunity to familiarise themselves with the format of our up and coming tests.  They are NOT definitive and the inclusion of any question types are examples only and do not imply that they will be found in …