Admission to Parmiter's School

Secondary Transfer to Year 7 in September 2015

The Open Day will take place on Wednesday 1 October 2014 from 4pm to 8.30pm.  The Headmaster will give talks at 4.15pm, 5.45pm, 6.30pm, 7.15pm and 8pm.  Parents are welcome to attend at any time and there is no need to book.  Please note there will not be time for any further tours of the school after the last talk at 8pm.

The school will also be open for visits from 9.30am to 10.40am on the following dates:

Thursday 9 October                      Monday 13 October            Tuesday 14 October

Wednesday 15 October                Thursday 16 October          Monday 20 October

Tuesday 21 October                      Thursday 23 October          Friday 24 October

Prospective students and parents are welcome to attend on the above dates. Please contact the School Office to book a place:   01923 671424

Please note that we are not able to arrange tours of the school at any other time during the school year.

Children who are currently in Year 6 will be able to apply for a secondary school place from September 2014.  Parents who wish to apply to Parmiter's School under the Academic and/or the Music criterion must have taken the SW Herts consortium tests.  Registration for the tests has now closed.  

Registration for children currently in Year 5 ie for Secondary Transfer 2016 will open in May 2015 via the SW Herts Consortium website:   www.swhertsschools.org.uk.   

Secondary Transfer 2015 Timetable of Testing:

Saturday 13 September 2014                                               Academic Test

Tuesday 16 September 2014                                                Music Test (1st stage - written)

Week commencing Monday 29 September 2014            2nd stage Practical Music Assessment

Monday 20 October 2014                                                      Test scores notified to parents

Friday 31 October 2014                                                         Secondary Transfer 2015 deadline.

Please note that the test registration is not an application for a school place.  Parents should complete their Local Authority and school application by the Secondary Transfer Deadline of 31 October 2014.

The results of the tests will be notified to parents in October before the Secondary Transfer deadline of 31 October 2014.

The deadline for receipt of secondary transfer applications is 31 October 2014.

Click here for Secondary Transfer 2015 application form (SIF)

Click here for Secondary Transfer 2015 admissions policy.  Click here to view details of wider interpretation of "Children Looked After"

Please note that the cut-off scores for Secondary Transfer 2015 will not be known until after National Allocation Day on Monday 2 March 2015.  Parents may be interested in the following statistical information regarding cut-off scores and distances for previous years. Please note that there is no "pass mark" or "minimum distance" that must be achieved to gain a place.

ACADEMIC CUT-OFF SCORES

 

SecTrans

     2014

SecTrans

2013

SecTrans

2012

SecTrans

2011

Priority Postcodes:

WD3 to WD25 inc,

AL1, AL2, AL3

HP1, HP2, HP3 and HA6

255

246

247

247

Outside Priority Postcode Area

279

270

268

268

MUSIC CUT-OFF SCORES

1st stage Music Written Test - minimum score required to progress to 2nd stage Music Practical Assessment

SecTrans 2015

SecTrans 2014

SecTrans 2013

SecTrans 2012

SecTrans 2011

47

47

47

47

47

 2nd stage Musical Practical Assessment

 

SecTrans

2014

SecTrans

2013

SecTrans

2012

SecTrans

2011

Priority Postcodes:

WD3 to WD25 inc,

AL1, AL2, AL3

HP1, HP2, HP3 and HA6

36

38

37

34

Outside Priority Postcode Area

42

43

45

45

Click here for further statistical information from previous years, including cut-off distances.

 

 

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