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Year 6 Secondary Transfer

The Royal Borough of Greenwich Secondary Admission.

This will guide you through the admission process.

The Secondary School Admissions Booklet contains full details for all Royal Greenwich Secondary Schools.

The deadline for applicants to submit a secondary transfer application is 31st October 2022. All applications need to be made online.

Secondary transfer process for entry in September 2022
Stage of process Date
Application period starts 1 September 2022
Closing date for applications 31 October 2022
Outcome of applications 1 March 2023
Deadline for accepting the offer 15 March 2023
Appeal hearings May and June 2023
Induction day at secondary school 6 July 2023

Get help with your application

Royal Greenwich holds school admission information sessions to help parents and carers with applying for a school place.

The Families Information Service offers support to parents and carers who may need support with the school admissions process.

The service is available to everyone and provides:

  • a wide range of information on local secondary schools
  • support in making informed and realistic preferences
  • help in completing the relevant forms
  • information about the appeals process.

If you have questions about which schools will best meet your child's academic and developmental needs, or you require support in making your application, please contact the Families Information Service .

If you are considering sending your child to a Bexley school, you will be able to obtain more information about their school’s by contacting Bexley Education (0208 303 7777), or by typing in google – Admission to secondary schools in Bexley 2022/2023. 

Please also bear in mind when listing your preferences, you do not put every choice as a Grammar school. Please ensure you have a mixture of Grammar and non-Grammar school.