Families with children born between 1 September 2003 and 31 August 2004 or in Year 6 during between Sept 2014 to July 2015 academic year will be starting the new school term by visiting secondary schools over the next few weeks. The council’s Secondary Schools in Lambeth 2015/16 booklet is packed with information . Read a copy online at http://www.lambeth.gov.uk/schools-and-education/school-admissions/apply-for-secondary-school-place-for-201516
On Monday 15th September there is a meeting 6pm to 7pm at Julian’s Primary School ,16 Wolfington Road SE27 0JF for families applying for a secondary school place in the 2015/16 school year and the chance to ask questions about the process.
Applications must be made by Friday 31st October at the latest. And many schools ask for a Supplementary Information Form that must get to the school by Friday 17th or Friday 24th October – depending on the specific school .
Each school has a range of open sessions during the school day and evenings or weekends for families to visit. Full details are in the Secondary Schools in Lambeth 2014/15 booklet. The first open sessions at our local schools are :
- Bishop Thomas Grant – Monday 15th September
- City Heights Academy – Thursday 18th September
- Dunraven – Tuesday 16th September
- The Elmgreen – Tuesday 23rd September
- The Norwood School – Monday 15th September
- St Martin in the Fields – Thursday 18th September
The Autumn term is the time for students in year 11 to plan for their sixth form studies.
Applications for Sixth Form places are managed by each school directly. Contact the school for a prospectus and go along to the Sixth Form open sessions. Open evenings for Sixth Form at at our local schools are :
Bishop Thomas Grant – Monday 21st October 6pm to 9pm http://www.btg.ac/
Dunraven – Tuesday 22nd October 6pm to 8pm – application closing date is 31st December http://www.dunraven.org.uk/
The Elmgreen – Thursday 24th October 6pm to 8pm http://www.the-elmgreen-school.org.uk/
The Norwood School – Thursday 17th October 4.30pm to 7pm http://www.thenorwoodschool.org/
St Martin in the Fields – tel 020 8674 5594 http://www.stmartins.lambeth.sch.uk/
Lib Peck visiting new leisure & health centre construction site
People in West Norwood have the chance to quiz new Lambeth Council leader, Cllr. Lib Peck on Thursday, April 18th from 7pm-8.30pm at Elmgreen School in Elmcourt Road SE27 9BZ.
Cllr Peck, who’s been leader of the council for just three months said: “ I want to get out and meet people face to face as much as possible. The success of Lambeth depends on us working together so I want to hear what people are doing locally, what they’re concerned about and how we can collaborate to make the borough even better.”
To reserve a ticket and submit a question email email@example.com or phone 020 7926 7758.
Doors will open at 6.30pm.
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The Norwood School open days
Crown Dale SE19 3NY
- Mon-Fri 20th Sept to 24th Sept 9.15am to 10.30am.
- Thursday 23rd September 4.30pm to 7.00pm
- Tuesday 28th September 9.15am to 10.30am
- Friday 1st October 9.15am to 10.30am
Elmgreen School open days
Elmcourt Road SE27 9BZ
020 8766 5020
Tuesday 5 October
7-9 pm. Doors open 6.45pm.
Headteacher’s talk at 7pm
Saturday 9 October
9.30 – 11 am. Doors open 9.15am.
Headteacher’s talk at 9.30am
Wednesday 13 October
9 – 10.15 am
Headteacher’s talk at 9am
Thursday 14 October
9 – 10.15 am.
Headteacher’s talk at 9am
Children moving from primary to secondary school in 2011/12 must apply by Friday 22 October 2010.
For more information visit the Lambeth Secondary Schools Admissions site