Key dates for applying for secondary school - September 2022 entry | Applying for a secondary school place | Medway Council

Key dates for applying for secondary school - September 2022 entry

You can apply for a secondary school place if your child was born between 1 September 2010 and 31 August 2011.

If your child has an education, health and care plan (EHCP) or a statement of special educational needs you will need to complete a different form. Find out more about applying for a school place for a child with an EHC plan.

Key dates for secondary school admissions 2022

  • registration for the Medway Test (11+) opens: 9am on Tuesday 1 June 2021
  • registration for the Medway Test closes: 5pm on Tuesday 29 June 2021
  • deadline for special arrangements requests from schools: Monday 5 July 2021
  • secondary school applications open: 9am on Monday 6 September 2021
  • Medway Test dates: Tuesday 14 and Wednesday 15 September 2021
  • Medway Test date for Medway schools who opt for one-day testing and children from non-Medway schools: Saturday 18 or Sunday 19 September 2021. One day will be allocated to each child who attends a non-Medway primary or junior school, or a Medway school which opts for one-day testing
  • results of the Medway Test: Monday 4 October 2021
  • deadline for Medway Test review requests: Monday 11 October 2021
  • deadline for primary and junior schools to submit review work to Medway Council: 10am on Wednesday 13 October 2021
  • Medway Test school work reviews: Thursday 14 and Friday 15 October 2021
  • review decisions posted to parents and carers: by Friday 22 October 2021
  • secondary school applications close: 5pm on Sunday 31 October 2021
  • offers sent to parents and carers: Tuesday 1 March 2022
  • places must be accepted/refused and requests to go on a waiting list and appeals must be submitted: by Wednesday 30 March 2022
  • re-allocation of school places begins: Monday 18 April 2022
  • re-allocation of school places ends: Friday 30 December 2022