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    • BOBS
    • By BOBS 16th Feb 16, 10:30 PM
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    Transfer Test* Support* AQE 2016-2017
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    • 16th Feb 16, 10:30 PM
    Transfer Test* Support* AQE 2016-2017 16th Feb 16 at 10:30 PM
    Rox12 and Neveranymoney - especially for you - wishing you and your children all the best for this not so nice AQE process. Will dip in from time to time to see how its all going - as I am sure others from 2015-16 thread will too.
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    • fmonkey
    • By fmonkey 20th May 17, 10:02 AM
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    Very happy. Son got 112 and is in Ballymena Academy which is what he wanted.
    • neveranymoney
    • By neveranymoney 20th May 17, 11:00 AM
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    Thrilled! Son got his first choice grammar, I'm more excited than he is!
    • May100
    • By May100 20th May 17, 9:16 PM
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    Into first choice grammar. Happy it is over
    • fizzyfluff
    • By fizzyfluff 21st May 17, 9:57 AM
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    We got 118 and got into first choice Wallace, but I'm aware of a friend of hers who got 110 and didn't get into Friends
    • fizzyfluff
    • By fizzyfluff 21st May 17, 10:00 AM
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    And another friend didn't get into Hunterhouse with 92
    • neveranymoney
    • By neveranymoney 21st May 17, 10:44 AM
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    BRA's cut off was 99. I've yet to hear anymore.
    • jab0905
    • By jab0905 21st May 17, 10:22 PM
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    Got 1st choice of grammar school!! Thrilled because he stays with his best buddies!!! ��
    • May100
    • By May100 22nd May 17, 4:58 PM
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    DS was pleased on Sat he got into Friends. Now he is a bit worried as buddies going to Wallace. I told him that they'd be split over classes and new friendships are formed etc .. Roll on end of term...
    • Carebear82
    • By Carebear82 23rd May 17, 12:03 PM
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    My daughter got into her first choice - so happy I'm at the end of this process!!
    • mount merrion
    • By mount merrion 4th Oct 17, 2:05 PM
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    Wee bump for this thread as its that time of year again.My youngest Daughter will be undertaking her tests starting in November (fingers crossed). I haven't as yet heard the official intake scores from 2017.
    • neveranymoney
    • By neveranymoney 5th Oct 17, 9:45 AM
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    The Belfast Telegraph usually publishes last years intake scores slap bang in the middle of parents having a meltdown.
    I can't remember if it's during the actual exams or when the results come out but I know I was eagerly checking them at the time.
    Good luck to your daughter!
    • RikM
    • By RikM 5th Oct 17, 1:59 PM
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    The intake scores don't actually mean much, though. They were for last year and aren't a good predictor of this year. Taken over several years, it *may* give an idea of the possible range of scores, but a single year doesn't help.
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