Stag Lane, Chorleywood,
Herts. WD3 5HR.
Tel: 01923 282095.
Headteacher: Mrs Rebecca Roberts

Chorleywood Primary School

Secondary Transfer

Moving on to Secondary School in September 2017

(This information relates to children born between 1 September 2005 and 31 August 2006)

For current information on moving onto secondary school in September 2017, please click here.

You can access a list of planned open events by clicking here.



Key Dates - What Happens When?

1 September 2016              The online system opens for you to apply online.
31 October 2016 Statutory deadline for application (online or paper).
4 December 2016             Last date to submit a written explanation giving reasons why your application was late, for your application to be agreed as ‘on time’.
4 December 2016 If you move house, this is the last date for you to provide evidence of your new address and for it to be considered ‘on time’ in the allocation process.
31 January 2017 Last date to make late application to be considered at allocation
day Applications received after this date will not be offered a school place until the week of 24-28th April 2017
1 March 2017

National Allocation Day. Allocation email will be dispatched on afternoon of 1st March. Those who applied on paper will receive their Allocation letter on the 2nd March.

1 - 15 March 2017 Continuing interest lists will be created.
15 March 2017 Deadline for accepting the place offered. Online applicants must accept the place online, other applicants must return the response form to the Admissions and Transport team.
20-24 March 2017 First continuing interest run
27 March - 7 April Continuing interest applications open again. You can add new school preferences for the second continuing interest run
31st March 2017 4pm Last date to submit an appeal.
7 April 2016 Last date to register a change of preferences or for new applications to be added for the second continuing interest process.
24 – 28 April 2017 The second (and final) county wide continuing interest process will take place and successful applicants will be notified of results.
26 May 2017 Last date to make a late application online.
2 May - 16 June 2017 Appeals to be heard during this period.
May - August 2016 Places will be filled from continuing interest lists as and when vacancies arise.


Points to remember

  1. If your child is due to transfer to secondary school and you are thinking of applying for a place in Y7 at one of the Consortium schools (Watford Grammar School for Boys, Watford Grammar School for Girls, Rickmansworth School, Parmiter's School, St Clement Danes School, Queens’ School and Bushey Meads School), you can enter your child to take the relevant tests.  Please click here for full and current information.
  2. Hertfordshire County Council will pass information for parents via primary schools and we will continue to use each school’s website to guide you through the process.
  3. If you will be applying to St Clement Danes School under any of the following criteria Statement, Looked After Children, Sibling or you qualify under the staff criterion then there is no need to take the test as these are higher ranking criteria.

For further information, visit Hertfordshire County Council's website or call Children, Schools and Families on 0300 123 4043