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Two Omagh grammar schools abandon transfer test for 2020/21

Two Omagh grammar schools abandon transfer test for 2020/21

Two Catholic grammar schools in Omagh have become the latest to abandon the use of transfer tests results to select pupils for 2021 the BBC has reported.
Loreto Grammar School and the Christian Brothers' Grammar School said they had taken the decision "in light of the unique circumstances".
Both schools who would normally use results from the PPTC's GL Assessment.

A joint statement released by the schools said they will "review and publish admissions criteria in the winter term in line with the timetable for Post-Primary Transfer 2021 published by the Education Authority".
The statement added: "This should help to reduce some immediate concerns in education at this time for Primary 6 pupils, their parents and staff in primary schools in this area."

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