Year 6 Information - Applying to High School
Children currently in Year 6 are due to transfer from Primary to High School (Year 7) in September 2021.
Downe Manor Primary appreciates that making the transition from Primary to High School is not only a major step for your child, but for you as a parent as well.
While being a very exciting time, it can also often be a daunting prospect for both children and parents alike. To help simplify the process, Downe Manor Primary in conjunction with Ealing Local Authority has produced this step-by-step guide to help you with all the challenges this all important transfer process might bring.
Parents/ Carers please note that applications must be made directly to the council that you are living in at the time of application, regardless of the borough which the school you are applying for is in.
Dates for applications:
Open Evenings for High Schools
Recommended Submission Date
18th October 2020
Closing Date for applications
31st October 2020
National Offer Day
2nd March 2021
The deadline for applying for high school is 31 October 2020. Applications received after this date are late and will not be considered until after national offer day.
The national offer day for on time applicants is 2nd March 2021. If you apply online you will receive an email in the evening on 2nd March confirming the school that has been offered.
At Downe Manor Primary we work closely with local High Schools to ensure the transition to High School is as smooth as possible to preserve the continuity of education. With your support, we hope to assure that that your child will embark on the next stage of their school journey effortlessly.
If you require any further information, please contact the school office.
Please see below information about Open Evenings for secondary schools in the Ealing and Hillingdon borough's during September/October 2020.
Ealing Borough High School's Open Evening Programme
Hillingdon Borough High School's Open Evening Programme
Click the link below for the transition workshop on 10th July 2021.
Year 5 to 6 transition workshop presentation
Once you have decided which High School you will be applying to, please visit www.eadmissions.org.uk to make your application.
Below is a step-by-step guide to help you through the process:
Eadmissions online application guide