Approximately 140 places are available for external boys and girls in September each year, to join our pupils from the Preparatory School to form eight classes in Year 7. Candidates should have reached the age of 11 before 1 September in the year of entry.

Registering your child

For September 2023 entry, parents are required to complete the online Senior School Registration form by midday on Friday 25 November 2022 and submit a non-refundable registration fee of £150 (overseas registration are £200). Parents are advised to read through the relevant guidelines below and visit the school before applying.

Guidelines 11+ 2023

Selection criteria

  • Interview
  • Examination
  • School Reference

Entrance Examination

The 11+ Entrance Exam consists of a 1-hour, non-calculator Mathematics paper and an English reading & writing paper, 1 hour and 10 minutes in length.

Download 11+ Sample Paper:

Sample Paper

11+ Maths and English Entry Guidelines

 

To find out more about Scholarships, Bursaries and Assisted Places offered at 11+ please click here.

 

11+ Entry Senior School Registration Form

Key dates for 11+ September 2023 Entry

Open Day Saturday 17 September 2022 (book a place here)
The Forest Experience Group Tours September – December 2022
11+ Information Morning Saturday 8 October 2022
11+ Information Morning Saturday 19 November 2022
Closing date for Registrations Friday 25 November 2022 – 12 Noon
Closing date for Non-Academic Scholarship Application Forms Friday 2 December 2022 – 12 Noon
11+ Interview (via Microsoft Teams) Saturday 3 December 2022
11+ Art Scholarship Assessments Wednesday 7 December 2022 (AM)
11+ Drama Scholarship Auditions Wednesday 7 December 2022 (PM)
11+ Sport Scholarship Assessments Thursday 8 December 2022 (Boys & Girls)
11+ Music Scholarship Day Saturday 10 December 2022
Closing date for Bursary Application Form Friday 9 December 2022 – 12 Noon
11+ Receipt of School Reference Deadline Friday 9 December 2022 – 12 Noon
11+ Entrance Exam Friday 6 January 2023
11+ Academic Scholarship Interviews w/c Monday 16 January 2023
11+ Shortlisted Sport Scholarship Assessment Thursday 19 January 2023 (Boys)                                       Friday 20 January 2023 (Girls)
11+ Shortlisted Art Assessment Monday 23 January 2023 (AM)
11+ Shortlisted Drama Assessment Monday 23 January 2023 (PM)
11+ Shortlisted Music Scholarship Auditions Tuesday 24 January 2023
11+ Offers Emailed Thursday 16 February 2023
Taster Days for candidates holding offers Wednesday 22 February, Friday 24 February and Monday 27 February 2023
Afternoon of Music Making Friday 24 February 2023
Tours offered to candidates holding offers Wednesday 22 February, Friday 24 February and Monday 27 February 2023
Deadline for Acceptance of Offer 10am on Monday 6 March 2023