Starting Secondary School

Wokingham Borough Secondary Schools

Key Dates for Starting Secondary Transfer 2022:

11 September 2021Online admissions open
31 October 2021Closing date for applications
15 January 2022Deadline for providing evidence to meet application criteria
1 March 2022Offers of school places are sent out
15 March 2022Deadline to accept offer the of a school place
16 March 2022Waiting list information is made available
30 March 2022Closing date for receipt of appeals to be heard together for schools who use Wokingham appeals services

Contact the Wokingham Admissions Team:
Phone:(0118) 974 6000

School Admissions Team,

Children’s Services,

Civic Offices,

Shute End,


RG40 1BN

Important message

School Information

(Updated 20 July 2022)

Dear Parents & Carers,

We are now closed for the summer holidays. Please have a fantastic summer holiday full of joy and wonder.

Below is an outline of key dates – more will be added in the autumn term.

Many thanks for your support – see you in September

The EJS Team

Autumn Term 2022-23

2nd September 2022 – Inset Day

5th September 2022 – Inset Day

6th September 2022 – First Day of Term inc. Manor information meeting

7th September 2022 – Year Group Welcome Meetings

8th September 2022 – Y5 Planetarium workshop

9th September 2022 – Nurture drop in for parents & carers (meet the team)

19th September 2022 – Y6 away on residential to Manor

3rd October 2022 – individual and sibling photos

13th October 2022 – Year Group Exhibitions 9:30am to 10:30am

17th October 2022 – parent consultations

19th October 2022 – parent consultations

24th October 2022 – 28th October Half Term

4th November 2022 – Nurture drop in for parents & carers – anger management

14th November 2022 – Assessment week

9th December 2022  – Christmas Jumper Day

12th December 2022 – Y4 Christmas Production timings tbc

14th December 2022 – Y4 Christmas Production timings tbc

20th December 2022 – Last Day of Term (2pm close)

Mr. J. Usher

Head Teacher

Emmbrook Junior School