transition

TIMELINE OF PROCEDURES FOR ADMISSION INTO YEAR 7 IN 2018


In the final year in primary school the following arrangements are made.


September/October 2017
Parents visit George Abbot for an introductory visit to meet staff and listen to a talk given by the Headteacher and senior staff. During late September/early October, daytime tours are arranged which allow parents/guardians to see the school in action.


October 2017
Parents submit their application to the Local Authority.


March 2018
Parents are informed by the Local Authority about school placements.


May/June 2018
George Abbot staff visit primary schools to meet headteachers, teachers and students to provide details about George Abbot School and the transfer arrangements.


3/4 July 2018
Induction visits from the primary schools of those students transferring to George Abbot.


July 2018
An information evening is arranged for parents to provide detailed arrangements for the transfer.


September 2018
Year 7 information evening for parents.