Admissions Calendar and Open Evenings

Open Evenings and other important dates.

Admissions Calendar for September 2022 Entry

1 March 2022 Formal offer of places by Local Authority
31 March 2022 onwards Waiting list places offered by the Local Authority – please note that this is an ongoing process with no specific dates that places are released / offered
6 April 2022 Closing date for notification of admission appeal
21 & 23 June 2022 (TBC) Introduction evenings for new parents only
4 & 5 July 2022 (TBC) Transition days for new pupils (pupils are expected to attend both days)

Admissions Calendar for September 2023 Entry

Date Event
16 May 2022 Registration opens
22 June 2022 Open Evening
23 June 2022 Open Evening
27 June 2022 (midday) Closing date for submitting online registration form to HGS for entrance examination
1 July 2022 (midday) Closing date for submitting documentary proof of evidence for SEND or Pupil Premium
19 September 2022 (TBC) Entrance Examination
17 October 2022 Target date for parents to be informed by the school whether their child has reached the standard required for selection. Parents should note that this does not constitute the offer of a place since they must apply to the LA by 31 October, and more children may have passed the test than there are places available.
31 October 2022 Final date for submission of Common Application Form to your home Local Authority. It is the responsibility of parents to check and meet this deadline, as some Local Authorities may operate to different deadline dates.
1 March 2023 Formal offer of places by Local Authority
31 March 2023 onwards Waiting list places offered by the Local Authority – please note that this is an ongoing process with no specific dates that places are released / offered
6 April 2023 Closing date for notification of admission appeal
21 & 22 June 2023 (TBC) Introduction evenings for new parents only
3 & 4 July 2023 (TBC) Transition days for new pupils (pupils are expected to attend both days)