Moving on to High School

 

Secondary school applications are open

If your child was born between 1 September 2005 and 31 August 2006, they will be due to transfer to Secondary School in September 2017. You can apply online via the Calderdale Council website:  The application period is open on the dates below;

20 June 2016 - 31 October 2016.

 

 

Key dates

 Secondary 2017-18 academic year
Apply from 20 June 2016
Open evenings 21 June to 13 October 2016
Grammar schools admission test 1 October 2016
Closing date 31 October 2016
National day offer 1 March 2017
Last day for re-allocations and appeal requests 15 March 2017
Notification of re-allocation outcome 31 March 2017
Appeal hearings June 2017

 

 

See below for dates of High School opening evenings.

 

SchoolDate and time

The Crossley Heath School

Tuesday 21 June 2016, 5.00 - 8.00 pm

Headteacher to speak at 5.15 pm, 6.15 pm and 7.15 pm

Trinity Academy Halifax

Wednesday 22 June 2016, 5.30 - 8.00 pm

Principal to speak at 6.00 pm and 6.45 pm

The North Halifax Grammar School

Thursday 23 June 2016, 5.00 - 8.00 pm

Headteacher to speak at 5.00 pm, 5.45 pm, 6.30 pm and 7.15 pm

Park Lane Learning Trust

Thursday 22 September 2016, 6.30 - 8.30 pm

Headteacher to speak at 6.45 pm and 7.45 pm

Todmorden High School: Specialist Visual Arts College
(Note: The website is temporarily unavailable at 29th July)

Thursday 22 September 2016, 6.00 - 8.00 pm

Headteacher to speak at 6.30 pm

The Halifax Academy

Wednesday 28 September 2016, 5.30 - 7.30 pm

Tours from 5.30 pm, last tour 6.30 pm

Headteacher to speak at 7.00 pm

The Brooksbank School Sports College

Thursday 29 September 2016, 6.00 - 8.30 pm

Headteacher to speak at 6.15 pm and 7.00 pm

Calder High School, a Specialist Technology College

Wednesday 5 October 2016, 5.45 - 8.30 pm

Headteacher to speak at 5.45 pm, 6.30 pm and 7.15 pm

Trinity Academy Halifax

Wednesday 5 October 2016, 5.30 - 8.00 pm

Principal to speak at 6.00 pm and 6.45 pm

Brighouse High School

Thursday 6 October 2016, 6.30 - 9.00 pm

Headteacher to speak at 7.00 pm and 7.45 pm

Sowerby Bridge High School

Thursday 6 October 2016, 5.30 - 7.30 pm

Headteacher to speak at 6.00 pm

Ravenscliffe High School

Tuesday 11 October 2016, 9.30 - 11.00 am
Tuesday 15 November 2016, 9.30 - 11.00 am
Tuesday 14 February 2017, 9.30 - 11.00 am

Rastrick High School

Wednesday 12 October 2016, 6.00 - 9.00 pm

Headteacher to speak at 6.15 pm and 7.15 pm

Ryburn Valley High School

Wednesday 12 October 2016, 7.00 - 9.00 pm

Headteacher to speak at 7.00 pm and 7.30 pm

Lightcliffe Academy

Thursday 13 October 2016, 5.30 - 8.00 pm

Principal to speak at 6.00 pm, 6.45 pm and 7.30 pm