Our policy throughout the admissions process is to allocate the appropriate placement for the candidate so that he/she may benefit fully from the education we offer.
The procedure for admission to the school varies according to the age of the candidate:
Infant Department (Ages 3-7)
Foundation Stage (age 3 to 4)
Pupils applying for entry to the Foundation Stage (Nursery and Reception) are required to come to the first visit with their parents and to bring past school reports (if applicable). Children applying for Nursery and Reception places are not required to have any prior knowledge of English.
Key Stage 1 (age 5 to 7)
For entry into Year 1, pupils are assessed by the Head of Primary. For entry into Year 2, children will take tests in Non Verbal Reasoning, Maths and Writing. Applicants for both year groups will be asked to provide past school reports.
Junior Department (age 7 to 11)
Key Stage 2
New pupils applying for entry to the school for KS2 take entrance tests in Mathematics, Reading, Writing and Non Verbal Reasoning. Parents will be asked to provide past school reports for the previous two academic years.
Secondary Department (age 11 to 14)
Years 7-9 (age 11 to 14)
For entry to KS3, candidates take entrance examinations in Mathematics, Reading, Writing and Non Verbal Reasoning. Parents will be asked to provide past school reports for the previous two academic years. At this age they will be expected to know how to read and write in English.
Official Documentation (all applicants)
- Application form on website or inside the brochure (See Admissions contacts if you require personal attention).
- A photocopy of their birth certificate, identity card or passport.
- Two passport size photographs.
- A medical certificate indicating that the child has no infectious diseases.
- End of year school reports for the last two years (where appropriate).