Primary to secondary school transfer

Moving on to secondary school

The high quality teaching and supportive environment at Camden's secondary schools aims to help every student reach their potential. That's whether your aim is a place at a top university, an excellent apprenticeship or landing a great job. All Camden secondary schools are currently rated either 'good' or 'outstanding' by Ofsted.

Read our latest guide to secondary schools in Camden:

Download: Secondary schools in Camden guide – applying for a Year 7 place for September 2020 (PDF)

Your child will be due to start secondary school in September 2020 if they were born between 1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009.

Applications for Year 7 places were open from 1 September 2019 until the deadline of 31 October 2019.

Apply online for a Year 7 place for September 2020

School open days and evenings

Camden secondary schools hold open days and evenings during September and October. We urge you to attend these to see the schools for yourself before applying. View or download a poster with all the upcoming dates for autumn term 2019 below:

Meet the Parents also holds informal forums for primary parents at local schools across the borough.