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In-Year Admission

In-Year Admissions Process - to be completed for children currently in years 7 and above.

A ‘casual’ or ‘in year’ admission is when a student is admitted to the school, outside of the normal secondary transfer period (when a student enters the school from Year 6 into Year 7).

For a child to be considered for a place at Bexley Grammar School, they must have been deemed selective in the Bexley Selection Tests. Procedures for making a secondary transfer have recently changed and all parents of students wishing to apply for a place, at Bexley Grammar School, whether they live in Bexley or in a neighbouring local authority, must complete a Bexley In Year Application Form which is available on Bexley Council's website here: Applying for school in-year, London Borough of Bexley.

A link to an example In Year test has also been provided below.

Link to example In Year test (Please note this link will not work on iPads or iPhones).

We are currently full and have waiting lists for each year group.  If your child has previously been deemed selective and a place is not currently available, you can ask for them to be placed on the waiting list for their year group. If a place becomes available, we will contact the person at the top of the list to offer them a place.  Please note, you will still need to complete an application form through the Borough of Bexley's website for your child to be added to the waiting list.

Dates of upcoming tests - 

Test date Deadline for applications School test site
Week commencing 16th October 2023 28th September 2023 Beths Grammar School
23rd January 2024 8th January 2024 Townley Grammar School
16th April 2024 22nd March 2024 at midday Bexley Grammar School
8th July 2024 24th May 2024 Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School

If you have any questions please contact: Miss R Houghton, ( School Office, Bexley Grammar School, Danson Lane, Welling, Kent, DA16 2BL

PLEASE NOTE - If you have a child currently in year 7 and they sat the 11 plus in year 6, they are not eligible to sit the 'In Year' test until the end of the Summer term in year 7.