Secondary Transfer

If your child is currently in Year 5 and you are planning to apply for a Year 7 place at a Bexley or Kent grammar school, you will need to register your child for the selection tests for these areas.  Please note that late registrations will not be accepted.  Registration for the tests will open in May 2024 and further information will be sent to parents nearer to the date.

The information provided below applies to current Year 6 pupils:

  • The 2023 Bexley Selection Test took place in school on Tuesday 12 September 2023 and the results of the test were emailed to parents on 17 October.  Applications for secondary schools opened on 1 September and closed at 11.59pm on 31 October via   Secondary School offers will be made on 1 March 2024.   
  • The 2023 Kent Test took place on Saturday 9 September off site and the results were emailed to parents on 18 October.  Applications for a secondary school place closed on 31 October.    

Bexley Council have produced the below presentation which should provide you with further information.