Early September 2017

  • preference forms and information booklets on secondary education are available online or on request
  • the online admission system opens for parents of children in year 6 in Wirral schools
  • tests for grammar school assessments are carried out

October 2017

  • the Independent Assessment Boards meet
  • grammar school assessment outcomes are sent to parents (by 21 October)

31 October 2017

  • online applications and preference forms must be returned by this date

1 March 2018

  • email offers are sent to online applicants
  • offers of school places for paper form applicants are posted second class on this date

17 March 2018

  • reply slips or emails to be returned by this date

31 March 2018

  • appeals to be submitted by this date