21 Sep Year 6 Secondary School Admissions
Applying for Secondary School – Deadline is 31st October 2020
Your child will be due to start secondary school in September 2021 if they were born between 1 September 2009 and 31 August 2010.
If your child is currently in year six then they are due to start secondary school in September 2021, you must apply online for a secondary school.
You can follow the link to visit the Islington Secondary school page (you must apply to the borough in which you live):
Download the Islington Secondary School Admissions Brochure
Who can help me with the online application?
The school office are unable to provide additional support or technical advice at this time. The Islington School Admissions team can offer telephone advice and talk you through the online application.
The team also offers one to one support. Please call 020 7527 5515 to arrange an appointment.
For technical queries and assistance, please contact the London e-Admissions helpdesk:
T: 020 8255 5555 (Option 1)
Why not sign up for ParentComms?
Using the app, you will be able to receive the outcome of your application on your mobile
device. You can download the free ParentComms app from the Apple AppStore, Google Play or Windows Phone Store by registering your username and password. You will receive reminders about the closing date and any pending applications that need to be submitted by the deadline.
What if I don’t live in Islington?
Sometimes your nearest school may be in a neighbouring borough. You can apply for a place at secondary schools anywhere in England by listing them as preferences on the online application form. You should contact the relevant school admissions team in the area where the school is located.
Details for neighbouring London boroughs:
- Haringey, 020 8489 1000
- Camden, 020 7974 1625 Download the Camden Secondary Admissions School Brochure
- Hackney, 0208 820 7000
- Newham, 020 8430 2000
- Tower Hamlets, 020 7364 5006
- Waltham Forest, 020 8496 3000
Information regarding available tours (please visit Class Dojo for the links or type them in)
City of London Academy Highgate Hill
Wednesday 30th September 6-7pm is the Principal’s Live Presentation, follow the link to book
St Aloysius’ College
Our Virtual Open Evening will take place on Thursday 1st October with allocated timeslots between 5pm – 8pm. Only those registered will be able to access the event.
The event will include; an interactive virtual tour, videos from teachers and students, presentation from our new Headteacher, Ms Paula Whyte, and a Q&A segment.
Follow the link to register:
Central Foundation Boys’ School
VISITING THE SCHOOL – OPEN SATURDAYS
We welcome prospective parents and students to visit the school on Saturday mornings. The available dates are 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th October. Please email email@example.com with your preferred date and we will contact you to arrange a visit. The visit will include a talk from the Headteacher and a tour of the school site with the school staff.
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School for Girls https://www.egaschool.co.uk/1527/virtual-open-event-2020
St Mary Magdalene Academy
Due to local and national advice, the tour has been cancelled, there will be a recorded presentation available on the website mid-October.
Highbury Field’s School
HFS are planning to host virtual open events due to the current public health advice. Please check the website for further information which will appear shortly http://www.highburyfields.islington.sch.uk/m/?mobile=true
Arts and Media School Islington
AMSI are hosting live streamed Q&A sessions where parents will be able to find out more about the school via Google meets on the 1st, 6th or 8th October from 9:30-10:30am. To book a place on the forum, please sign up to one of the sessions through this Eventbrite page. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/amsi-virtual-tour-and-staff-panel-tickets-121325845871
Visit the AMSI website to also watch a video https://www.artsandmedia.islington.sch.uk/open-evening-dates-for-october/
Are looking at holding virtual open events. Please check the website regularly for updates.
If you would like a tour of the school before 8.30am or after 3.30pm, please contact the school office to arrange an appointment on 020 7607 5885 or email: Postbox@beaconhigh.org
Here is a video of a virtual tour https://www.beaconhigh.org/1041/virtual-tour-of-beacon-high
St Marylebone C/E School http://stmarylebone.school/virtual-open-evening/
Regent High School
Videos and tours http://www.regenthighschool.org.uk/Default.asp