- Test Centre - Parmiter's School
- Secondary Transfer 2014
- Department for Education Consultation
- Admissions Criteria - Explained
- Academic Test
- Music Test
- Statistical Information from Previous Years (Cut -Off Scores and Distances)
- Priority Postcode Area
- In Year Admissions
- Sixth Form Admissions
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Leavers' Destinations
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. The registration has now closed but late registration forms may be collected from any Consortium school for a limited period.
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.
The tests will take place in September as follows:
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.
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.
Click here for cut-off scores and distances for Secondary Transfer 2014.
Click here for further statistical information from previous years.