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Admission and Transition

Ilkley Grammar School is popular and oversubscribed. Admission into Year 7 is via Education Bradford, who still run our admission procedures even though we are an Academy.

pdf iconAdmissions Policy 2017.pdf (546.5KB)

Within Priority Area 1:

Siblings then all others - if oversubscribed, priority is given to those with the shortest distance between home and school. 

Within Priority Area 2:

Siblings then all others - with the same distance criteria applying. Then siblings out of areas, then all others with the distance criteria applying.

View Education Bradford's guide to admissions>>

Education Bradford's Guide on how to register and apply online 

Open Day and Evening 2017 - Wednesday 4th October

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There will be an opportunity for you to see the school in action during the morning between 11am and 12.50pm.  Please report to reception at the main entrance and students will take you on a guided tour. 

In the evening the school will be open from 6.00-8.00pm. There will be three short Headteacher presentations in B Hall at 6.00, 6.30 and 7.00pm.

Download our flyer with more details here.

Transition 2016-17

We are looking forward to meeting all Year 6 students coming to the school in September 2017 and very much hope that they are looking forward to the next step in their educational journey. We hope that the links below will be both informative and helpful to students and parents alike.

Useful Dates for Parents

  • Weds April 26th - Transition Launch 6-8pm
  • Fri May 12th - Deadline for returns to IGS (Admin)
  • Tues July 4th - Welcome Morning 8.30am-1.30pm (for students)
  • Tuesday July 4th - Parents' Welcome Evening 6-8pm
  • Thurs 6th July - PTA quiz night 6-7pm

New parent information

iPad Scheme for 2017

  • We are an ipad school where all students need to use an ipad to access our full curriculum. We are now finalising the details of next year's ipad scheme for new Year 7 students and will contact parents about the details in due course. 

New student information

Transition Launch April 2017

pdf iconTransition launch presentation April 2017.pdf (2.2MB)

pdf iconTransition 2017 letter.pdf (236.4KB)

Transition Events inc. Sports Day

pdf iconTransition Letter - next dates.pdf (232.8KB)

pdf iconYear 6 Sports Transition Day .pdf (275.4KB)

Y6 Parents' Welcome Evening

pdf iconY6 Parents' Welcome evening 2017.pdf (2.3MB)

Bus Pass Applications

Please visit the GenerationM website here to complete an application form for a bus pass for your son or daughter for September.

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