Procedure for Entrance into Secondary Education from September 2022
Key Dates 2021-2022
1st June 2021 - Registration for the Kent Grammar Test opens
1st July 2021 (midnight) - Registration for the Kent Grammar Test closes
1st September 2021 - Application for secondary Transfer opens
9th September 2021 - Test date for Kent Primary Schools, Grammar Test - arrangements yet to be confirmed due to COVID-19.
14th October 2021 - Kent Test Assessment Decisions emailed to Parents after 4pm, letters posted by first class)
1st November 2021 - National Closing Date for Secondary Application Forms (SCAF)
1st March 2022 - National Offer Day (school places sent to parents - email after 4pm, letters posted by first class)
15th March 2022 - Parents must confirm whether or not they accept or refuse the offer with the school.
15th March 2022 - Parents must confirm whether or not they wish to join a school's waiting list with their Local Authority.
28th March 2022 - By this date Parents must lodge an appeal with the Local Authority.
26th April 2022 - Re-allocation takes place - any vacancies filled from waiting lists - parents can make extended preferences direct to schools.