Admissions Information

Admissions Criteria  

Following our recent consultation in line with the School Admissions Code, the Governing      Body of Enfield Grammar School has determined our new Admissions Criteria. Please note that this criteria will apply for students applying for a place at Enfield Grammar School in September 2017 (starting in September 2018).


For Entry in September 2019

Supplementary Sport/Music Application Form


Admission Timetable for September 2018 entry under the Sport and Music Criteria:

January 2017: Application Forms and details for entry under the Musical Aptitude criteria will be available to download from the school website. Wednesday 13 September 2017: Closing date for returning the application form to Enfield Grammar School for those applying under the Music criteria of the school’s admissions policy. Wednesday 11 October 2017: Closing date for returning the application form to Enfield Grammar School for those applying under the Sport criteria of the school’s admissions policy. Saturday 23 September 2017: Written Musical Aptitude Tests – approximately one hour duration. Details of the times of the tests will be sent out at least 2 weeks prior to the date. Tuesday 3 October 2017: Music Auditions.
Friday 13 October 2017: Sports Trials. Parents will be notified of the results of the auditions before the closing date for submission of the eAdmission Form to the Local Authority. On receipt of the results, parents who wish to apply to the School must list it as one of their preferences on their Application Form. The results of the auditions/trials do not guarantee a place at the School. 31 October 2017: Closing date for returning the eAdmission Form to the home authority. 1 March 2018 – National Allocation Day: Letters sent to Parents with offers of place by the Local Authority.
May 2018 (date TBC): Appeals hearings will be held.


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Parents have a statutory right of appeal against the refusal of a place which will be heard before an independent panel. Full details about the statutory right of appeal, including how and when the request for an appeal must be lodged, will be confirmed in the notification letter sent to parents on National Offer Day.
Appeals Timetable
Applications made in the normal admission round for entry in September 2018 to Year 7

1st March 2018 National Offer Day
13 April 2018 Deadline for lodging appeal
One week prior to hearing date Deadline for submission of any additional evidence by appellants
30 April 2018 – 6.30pm Appeals Information Evening
1 – 4 May 2018 Appeal Hearings

Please contact the School Office either by telephone 020 8363 1095 or email to request an Appeal Form”.

Applications for in-year admissions (admissions to Year 7 made after the start of the September term or to Years 8-11) – Appeal hearings will take place within 30 school days of the appeal being lodged.