Applying for Secondary School 2022
31 May 2021
Deadline for Request for Assessment forms to be returned.
Preference forms and information booklets on secondary education are available online or on request. The online admission system opens on 1 September for parents of Year 6 children who live in Wirral.
Assessments for grammar schools are expected to be carried out.
Online applications and preference forms must be returned by this date.
Email offers are sent to online applicants. Offers of school plaes for paper form applicants are posted second class on this date.
Appeals to be submitted by this date.
Appeals to be heard and decided.
Children begin secondary school in Year 7.
Secondary school information for parents
The online application process for children who are due to start Year 7 in September 2022 is now open.
If you are applying to start Year 7 in September 2021, the online system has closed and you will need to complete a printable application form. The online application Portal is still open to view existing applications.
West Kirby Grammar School Open Evening
We would like to invite the parents/carers of girls in Year 6 to our Open Evening which will take place on Wednesday 22nd September 18:00-20:00. We are also offering the opportunity to book a place on one of our school Open Day Tours on Thursday 23rd September and Wednesday 29th September. Please find attached a flyer for these events with details of how to register for the Open Evening and book a place on a tour (direct booking links shown.
Register for our Open Evening at: https://wkgs.org/open-evening-
Book a place on an Open Day tour at: https://wkgs.org/year-6-open-
Mr W Douthwaite
West Kirby Grammar School
We are delighted to confirm the date for our 2021 Open Evening. We are looking forward to welcoming prospective students, parents and carers into the building to show them what makes Prenton High such a successful and enjoyable school.
At the moment, we are in the process of setting up our booking system and will send out more details and booking links as soon as possible. Please look out for these on our social media and website.
We look forward to meeting everyone soon.