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 - 8.30am - 1pm
Induction visits from the primary schools of those students transferring to George Abbot.


5 July 2018
An information evening is arranged for parents to provide detailed arrangements for the transfer. The evening starts at 6.30pm


Wednesday 5 September 2018 - 11am

Start of term for Year 7


Wednesday 12 September 2018
Year 7 information evening for parents.