Year 8 Transfer Information 2016/17

Happy Year 8 Victoria College Girls

POST PRIMARY TRANSFER CONSORTIUM 2017/2018

If your daughter plans to sit the GL assessments then all of the information you require is available below. Registration has now opened.

Registration Form: (click)

This should be completed and returned to the school which you have nominated as Assessment Centre 1 by 2.00pm on Friday 22nd September 2017.


Guidance Notes: (click)

These will assist in the completion of the Registration Form and other documents.

Specification of the Entrance Assessment: (click)

This gives details of the topics being assessed by the Entrance Assessment.

Frequently Asked Questions: (click)

These are answers to some of the questions you may have.

If they do not cover all of your concerns, please contact the nearest PPTC Centre.


Access Arrangements: (click)

You should consult this policy if you are considering applying for Access Arrangements for your child.

Access Arrangements Form (AA1): (click)

This should be completed if you are claiming Access Arrangements for your child (see Guidance Notes).

Access Arrangements Form (Medical Information) AA2: (click)

This should be completed by your child’s General Practitioner or Medical Consultant in support of a claim for Access Arrangements in relation to a medical condition.

Access Arrangements Form (Special Educational Needs) AA3: (click)

This should be completed by a suitably qualified person in support of a claim for Access Arrangements.


Sample Familiarisation English Assessment Booklet: (click)

This is a sample of the English questions being used for the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation English Answer Sheet: (click)

This is a sample answer sheet for the English Assessment being used for the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation Maths Assessment Booklet: (click)

This is a sample of the Mathematics questions being used for the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation Maths Answer Sheet: (click)

This is a sample answer sheet being used for the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation Gaeilge Assessment Booklet: (click)

This is a sample of the Irish version of the questions being used for the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation Gaeilge Answer Sheet: (click)

This is a sample answer sheet being used for the Irish Version of the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation Mathematics (Gaeilge) Assessment Booklet: (click)

This is a sample of the Mathematics questions being used for the Entrance Assessment.

Sample Familiarisation Maths (Gaeilge) Answer Sheet: (click

This is a sample answer sheet being used for the Irish Version of the Entrance Assessment.

 


2016 /17 - Useful documents



Victoria College considers applications from pupils who have taken the entrance assessments anywhere in Northern Ireland provided by the Association for Quality Education (AQE) or GL Assessment (GLA). The College will host both the AQE and GLA tests (although we have already reached our allocation for GLA).

Y8 Admissions Criteria 2017

VCB Application Form


Association for Quality Education (AQE)

Key Dates 2016/17

Registration opens : Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Registration closes : Friday 9th September 2016

Assessment One     : Saturday 12th November 2016

Assessment Two     : Saturday 26th November 2016

Assessment Three  : Saturday 3rd December 2016

Results                      : Saturday 28th January 2017



Additional Information 

You'll find more information on the AQE website at www.aqe.org.uk   


Further Information 

Boarding admissions information can be found on the Boarding website.

If you require any further information, visit our Contact Us page. We're here to help. 

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