Dartford girls is mainly distance based. Its the boys which I think maybe based on score. I remember reading it that it was oversubsribed by around 50 girls or thereabouts this year. Maybe someone with figures and more information can help but I doubt they have a chance if they dont live in the Dartford parishes. Apart from the Superselectives in West Kent and Dartford Boys, many of the Kent grammars are distance based. Even Maidstone Boys which need boys score of 390 still take on distance. The only girls school that I know that takes on scores is TOGS. I found the following information on Dartford Girls http://www.clusterweb.org.uk/Children/a ... 09_sec.cfm
Where applications for admission of eligible girls exceed this number, the following criteria will be applied in the order set out below, to decide which girls who satisfied the selection requirements should be offered places:
1. Looked After Children / Children in Local Authority Care
A girl under the age of 18 years for whom the Local Authority provides accommodation by agreement with their parents/carers (section 22 of the Children Act 1989) or who is subject of a care order under Part IV of the Act.
2. Siblings â€“
2.a) The sister of a girl (or brother in the sixth form) who will still be attending the school at the time the student would be admitted and where the family reside within the area defined in categories 3 and 4 below.
2.b) The sister of a girl (or brother in the sixth form) who joined the school before 1st October 2009 and who will still be attending at the time the student would be admitted.
In this context â€œsiblingâ€