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Timetable for the secondary school admissions process

Timetable for the secondary school admissions 2021 to 2022

Stage of process


Application period starts

1 September 2021

Grammar school test

11 September 2021

Results of grammar school test

Prior to 31 October 2021

Closing date for applications

31 October 2021

National Offer Day

1 March 2022

Deadline for submitting appeals

29 March 2022

Appeal hearings for appeals submitted on time

May and June 2022

Induction day at secondary school

6 July 2022

Round closes (applications need to be made using In-Year application directly to the school)

31 July 2022

Term starts

5 September 2022

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