Y6 Transition

Year 6 Transition to Secondary School


Hopefully your child is looking forward to their new adventure at Secondary school but we also appreciate  you and your children will have lots of questions about how transition is going to work this year.

If you have any queries about transition, your first port of call should be the website of your child’s secondary school, which we have listed below. These areas are growing all the time so please keep checking back as new things are added.

Rednock School

Open Mornings Thursday 19th October 9.15-10.45am. Please contact Rednock to book an appointment time.





Open Mornings 26th and 27th September 9.20am Open Evening - 28th Sept 6-7.30pm.

https://www.archwayschool.net/   please email year7transitionteam@archwayschool.net for further details 

Sir William Romney


The Crypt School


Stroud High School




Sir Thomas Rich's

Admissions Page

Key Dates from Gloucestershire County Council website. 

Seconday School Admissions - Guidance and Information 2024 Booklet

From noon 22 May 2023 to noon 30 June 2023

Online registration period for Grammar Entrance Test

September 2023

Letters sent out explaining how to apply for school places

4 September 2023

Online Secondary/ High School transfer application facility opens

16 September 2023

Grammar School Entrance Test Day

Midnight, 31 October 2023

Closing date for applications

1st  March 2024

Allocation Day

Midnight, 8 March 2024

Closing date for acceptances/declines and waiting list requests

After 29 March 2024

Outcome of waiting list requests sent out

3 April 2024

Closing date for return and reply forms

May to July 2024