• 3+ and 4+ Entry
  • 11+ Entry
  • 16+ Entry

KEY ADMISSIONS DATES FOR 16+ ENTRY

Admissions STAGE DATES
First Registration Deadline Monday 24th October 2022
Entrance & Scholarship Examination Tuesday 1st November 2022
Interviews Weeks commencing 7th and 14th November 2022
Offers Posted Wednesday 1st December 2022
Acceptance Deadline Wednesday 7th December 2022
Spring Term Registration Deadline Friday 10th February 2023 
Entrance and Academic Scholarship Examination Friday 24th February 2023
Offers Posted tbc
Acceptance Deadline tbc

Entry Requirements for the Sixth Form

You will need a minimum of seven GCSEs graded 9-6 to be taken in one sitting and which include:

  • English Language (or appropriate examination for students from overseas)
  • Mathematics

Individual subjects have additional specific entry requirements. Please note the following guidelines for the specific subjects which you may wish to study in the Sixth Form:

A LEVEL SUBJECT GCSE GUIDELINES
Art & Design (Fine Art) Grade 7 in Art or evidence of commitment and considerable involvement in the subject
Biology Grade 7 in Biology
Chemistry Grade 7 in Chemistry
Classical Civilisation Grade 6 in a Humanities subject
Classical Greek Grade 7 in Classical Greek
Computer Science Grade 7 in Computer Science or Grade 7 in Mathematics
Design and Technology Grade 6 in Design and Technology
Drama and Theatre Grade 6 in Drama or evidence of considerable involvement in the subject. There will be an audition for any girls who wish to study Drama and Theatre who have not previously studied Drama at GCSE
Economics Grade 7 in Mathematics
English Literature Grade 7 in English Language and Grade 7 in English Literature
Geography Grade 6 in Geography
History Grade 6 in History
History of Art Grade 7 in English Literature
Latin Grade 7 in Latin
Mathematics/Further Mathematics Grade 7 in Mathematics. Girls who wish to study Further Mathematics at A Level will require Grade 8 in Mathematics
Modern Foreign Languages Grade 7 in the chosen language: French, German, Mandarin and Spanish
Music Grade 7 in Music and at least Grade 6 Associated Board Examination (or equivalent standard) at the start of Year 12 in at least one or more instruments (which may include voice); or Grade 5 Associated Board Theory and at least Grade 6 Associated Board Examination (or equivalent standard) at the start of Year 12 in at least one or more instruments (which may include voice) and previous experience of composition.
Philosophy Grade 6 in Religious Studies, or Grade 6 in History or Grade 6 in English Literature
Physical Education Grade 6 in PE. For girls who have not previously studied PE at GCSE, Grade 6 in Biology, Chemistry and Physics or Grade 6/6 in Dual Science
Physics Grade 7 in Physics and Grade 7 in Mathematics
Politics Grade 6 in a Humanities subject
Psychology Grade 6 in Biology or Grade 6/6 in Dual Science
Religious Studies
Grade 6 in Religious Studies, or Grade 6 in History or Grade 6 in English Literature

The Academic Scholarship Examination will consist of a multiple choice paper testing high-level reasoning and problem-solving skills. It is intended to be challenging, and will last for 45 minutes.

 

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