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    The school admits the majority of its Main School population in Year 7, based on a banding assessment undertaken in Year 6. There is a very little movement in the school population thereafter and currently the school is full.

    For full details of our admissions policy for entry into Year 7, please follow the link below:

    Determined Admissions Arrangements for September 2018

    The first stage in the admissions process is to register online for banding assessment (now closed). Music applicants should follow the instructions at the end of the banding assessment registration.

    The deadline for online registration is Tuesday, 19 September 2017 at noon.

    You will receive an email informing you of the outcome of your daughters banding assessment on or before Monday 30 October.

    For more information on the all the assessments and what they involve, please refer to our FAQs section.

    Open Days:

    • Wednesday 13 September    9.00am
    • Friday 15 September              9.00am
    • Monday 18 September           6.00pm

    Dates for Banding and Musical Aptitude Assessment sessions 2017- 2018 are as follows:

    Banding Assessment Sessions:

    • Saturday 23 September at 9.00am and 1.00pm
    • Wednesday 27 September at 2.30pm

    Please arrive promptly. The assessment lasts for 2 hours.

    Musical Aptitude Assessment Sessions:

    • Friday 29 September at 4.30pm
    • Monday 2 October at 4.30pm

    Please arrive promptly. The assessment lasts for 1.5 hours.

    You will receive an email on or before Friday 6 October 2017 informing you whether or not your daughter has been successful and inviting you to book an available time for the performance session online if she has.

    If your child is selected to attend the Music performance session, they will be held on:

    • Thursday 12 October, between 4.00pm and 7.00pm
    • Friday 13 October, between 9.30 am and 11.45 am

    Please note, performance should last no longer than five minutes.

    Secondary school national offer day:
    You will be notified by your local authority or able to access your online account information on or after 1 March 2018.

    For any queries please contact

    1. Banding information for prospective parents 2018 following determination
    2. Banding arrangements for 2018
    3. Year 7 Music Place Information Sheet 2018 following determination