School Admissions 2020

Timetable for Admissions in September 2020


Monday April 15th

Parents can register their daughter/son for the admissions test by completing the Registration Form from either of the school websites or by requesting a hard copy of the form and sending it back to the school. 

Online applications will be acknowledged by North Halifax Grammar School. 

Postal applications will require a stamped addressed envelope for acknowledgement.

Tuesday June 25th

North Halifax Grammar School
Open Evening
5.00pm to 8.00pm

Thursday June 27th
The Crossley Heath School
Open Evening
5.00pm to 8.00pm

Monday September 2nd
Registration deadline for the admissions tests.
Registration is now closed.

Monday September 16th
Parents will have received information about the place and timetable for the admissions tests.

Saturday September 28th
Admissions tests at both the Crossley Heath and North Halifax Grammar Schools. Please refer to your information pack for your testing centre.

Friday October 25th
Parents will have received the results of the admissions tests (the position in the order of merit) but this will not constitute the offer of place.

Thursday October 31st
Deadline for the submission of the The Online Common Application Form
(CAF) to Calderdale LA and neighbouring Local Authorities. Either or both of the grammar schools must be included as one of the five preferences to be considered for a place at the grammar school(s).


Monday March 2nd
Offer of a place at a secondary school distributed to parents by the home Local Authority.

Monday March 16th
Deadline for lodging an appeal against the non-offer of a place at a school which was included as a preference on the CAF and requests for re-allocation.

June 2020

Appeal hearings