School Admissions 2022

Timetable for Admissions in September 2022


Thursday 1st April

Parents can register their child for the admissions test by completing the Online Registration Form on 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. 

Postal applications will require a stamped addressed envelope for acknowledgement.

OPEN EVENING For information about open evening events at North Halifax Grammar School and The Crossley Heath School, please see the individual school websites for details.

Friday 2nd July  Registration deadline for the admissions tests.

Monday 13th September  Parents will have received information about the venue and timetable for the admissions tests.

Saturday 25th September  Admissions tests at North Halifax Grammar Schools and The Crossley Heath School.

Saturday 23rd October Parents will have received the results of the admissions tests (including the overall score and position in the order of merit) but this will not constitute an offer of a place.

Sunday 31st October
Deadline for the submission of the The Online Common Application Form (CAF) to Calderdale Local Authority 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).


Tuesday 1st March
Offer of a place at a secondary school distributed to parents by the home Local Authority.

Tuesday 15th March
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.