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Hitchin Girls School Consultation

Hitchin Girls' School is consulting on the proposed admissions arrangements for the school year 2023/24 and is seeking responses from parents.

The proposed changes are:

  1. To amend the criteria for Rules 5 and 6 (children who live in the priority area)
  2. To amend the definition and explanation for home address, where two applications are received for the same child

The change to Rules 5 and 6 is a result of... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Nov 2021 15:14 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Education

Hitchin Boys' Admissions Arrangements

Hertfordshire County Council is planning an expansion of Hitchin Boys School from September 2018. The school is consulting on the proposed admissions arrangements for 2018-2019 and the changes are designed to help accommodate the expected significant increase in local demand whilst ensuring that the school continues to serve the town of Hitchin and the surrounding villages.

The main proposal is to amend... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 22 Nov 2016 09:39 by Claire Graham

Tags: Consultation, Education

Power Cut Help Line - 105

Today is the launch of the new national power cut phone line – 105.

The number, which is available to electricity customers in England, Scotland and Wales, will enable people to report or get information about power cuts as well as report damage to electricity power lines and substations that could put themselves, or someone else, in danger. 105 is funded and delivered by the electricity network... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 10:14 by Claire Graham

Tags: Education

Secondary School Allocations

More than 95 per cent of Hertfordshire children have been allocated a place at one of their preferred secondary or upper schools.

Despite a slight increase in the number of applications compared to last year, more children have been allocated a place at one of their ranked schools.

Of the 13,189 Hertfordshire children who applied this year, 12,533 have a place at a preferred school (95 per cent) and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Mar 2016 14:01 by Claire Graham

Tags: Education

Application for Primary School Place

If your child was born between 1 September 2011 and 31 August 2012 the online application system for a primary school place opened on 9 November 2015 and will close on 15 January 2016. Places will be offered on 18 April 2016.

For more information go to the HCC website.

Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2015 16:50 by Claire Graham

Tags: Education