Guide to grammar schools and the Secondary Transfer Test

Last updated: 6 April 2022

Timeline for entry in 2024

Children born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013 will be moving up to secondary school in September 2024. The dates set so far for that academic year are as follows.

Early May 2023 – Secondary Transfer Test registration opens

Registration opens at 10am for children who attend out of county and partner schools.

If your child goes to a state funded Buckinghamshire primary school they are automatically registered for the Secondary Transfer Test.

June 2023 – Secondary Transfer Test registration closes

Registration will close at 3pm (the date is not yet determined).

Autumn term 2023 – Practice and Transfer Tests

Test dates will be in the autumn term 2023 and actual dates will be confirmed closer to the time.