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Year 7 admissions 2021

Admissions Update - Covid 19:  We understand that the current restrictions in place are very unsettling for both parents and children.  At this stage the Entrance Examination will proceed as planned but the position is under review in light of the current uncertainty and arrangements may have to change.  We would encourage both parents and children to continue as best they can with their preparations. 

Unfortunately we are unable to go ahead with the Open Morning scheduled to take place on 27th June and we are looking at alternative ways to undertake this virtually.  Please visit this Admissions page regularly as any updates will be posted here.

The Entrance Examination application form for Year 7 entry in September 2021 is now available online for applicants with a date of birth between 1st September 2009 and 31st August 2010.  The deadline for completion of applications is Monday 17th August 2020.  Any applications received after the deadline date will not be considered for testing until after 1st March 2021.

The Entrance Examination will take place on Friday 16th October 2020.  

Enquiries to:  


Applications have now closed.


The Entrance Examination will consist of 3 papers:

Verbal Reasoning Paper (50 minutes).  Our assessment provider for this paper is GL Assessment and familiarisation papers can be found at: Verbal Reasoning Familiarisation
Maths Paper (35 minutes) – multiple choice.
English Paper (35 minutes) – this will include a Comprehension and other English elements.  There is no creative writing element to the test.

The Maths and English papers are prepared in-house and no sample or past papers are available.

special circumstances

Please complete the SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES FORM if you feel there are any special, temporary or ongoing circumstances prior to or relating to the day of the entrance exam, that you would like to bring to our attention.