The application process starts in September when children are in Year 6.  Online applications are strongly encouraged; as long as you have an email address you can do this.

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Guidance is available on the Bradford Council Website:  https://www.bradford.gov.uk/education-and-skills/school-admissions/guide-for-parents/

And the Guidance Booklet can be viewed here:

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If you are considering applying for a place at a selective grammar school, you may need to register your child for an entrance exam, while they are still in Year 5. We are including links to local authority admission pages below:

Bradford: https://www.bradford.gov.uk/education-and-skills/school-admissions/guide-for-parents/

Calderdale: https://www.calderdale.gov.uk/v2/residents/education-and-learning/schools/admissions/criteria/secondary

Kirklees: http://www.kirklees.gov.uk/beta/admissions/apply-secondary-school-place.aspx