Admissions Calendar

Admissions Calendar for September 2020 Entry


19 June 2019

  • Open Evening

20 June 2019

  • Open Evening

24 June 2019

  • Closing date for submitting online registration form to HGS for entrance examination

16 September 2019

  • Entrance examination

18 October 2019 (TBC)

  • Target date for parents to be informed in writing 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 2019     

  • Final date for submission of Common Application Form to Kirklees LA. (NB parents who live outside Kirklees need to check their own Local Authority submission date).


1 March 2020 (TBC) 

  • Formal offer of places by LA (date to be confirmed by LA)

10 March 2020 (TBC)

  • Closing date for acceptance of place (date to be confirmed by LA)

23 March 2020 (TBC)

  • Closing date for parents wishing to confirm to the school the desire to maintain their child’s name on the waiting list

31 March 2020 (TBC)

  • Waiting list places offered via the LA (date to be confirmed by LA)

4 April 2020 (TBC)

  • Closing date for notification of admission appeal

5 & 7 June 2020 (TBC)

  • Introduction evenings for new parents only

6 & 7 July 2020

  • Transition days for new pupils (pupils are expected to attend both days)