Secondary Transfer Information


Dear Parent/Carer, 

Your son/daughter is now in Year 6 of primary education and  therefore will be transferring to secondary school next September.

You must submit your application setting out your preferences by the statutory closing date Saturday 31 October 2015. We strongly recommend that you submit your application online. The Secondary prospectus which is available at here gives information on Croydon schools and how to apply.

The prospectus includes all the information you need to apply for a secondary school place including the admission arrangements which set out how places will be offered at each school. A list of secondary schools, which are located within three miles of Croydon’s boundary, is also included. Before you complete your application for a school place, please take time to read the prospectus so that you can gain a full understanding of how to apply for a place.

To find out more about the process for transferring to secondary school, please attend the meeting on Thursday 17th September at 15:45 or 18:00 at ARK Oval Primary Academy.



As part of the celebration for Year 6 finishing their SATs, children will have the opportunity to go on a 3 day adventure holiday trip in June.

They will have the opportunity to take part in exciting and unusual activities, from fencing to raft-building to zooming down a zip wire!

All PGL staff are highly qualified in the specific activities they run, as well as being experienced with working with children and first-aid trained

Children will have the opportunity to further prepare for secondary school by taking part in teamwork challenges, getting out of their comfort zones and making new friends!

To find out more information please click here.

To find more about our school excursions and see photo galleries of previous activities please click here.