The main entry points to the Junior School are Reception (4+) and Year 3 (7+).
Entry at 4+ and 7+ is highly competitive and it is unusual for places to become available in any other Junior School year group.
Junior School Admissions
4+ Entry (Reception)
We typically admit 40 girls into two forms of 20 at Reception.
Your daughter must be 4 years old by 31 August 2022 to be eligible for 4+ entry in September 2022.
Key Dates for 4+ Entry
|Applications deadline||Friday 12th November 2021|
|Assessment||Saturday 27th November 2021|
|Offers sent by||Friday 17th December 2021|
|Acceptance deadline||Friday 14th January 2022|
Our 4+ Assessments will be held on Saturday 27th November 2021.
The assessment is a large group session held in a nursery style environment within our Reception classrooms and led by our Reception and KS1 team of teachers and assistants.
Parents meet with the Junior Leadership in the hall and have the opportunity to tour the school.
Reception Taster Sessions (4+ 2022 entry)
4+ Stay & Play Sessions
Our Stay & Play sessions are run by our Early Years staff and specialists teachers for girls wishing to join Reception in September 2022.
We offer a variety of different themes including Story Telling, Singing and Outdoor Exploring.
7+ Entry (Year 3)
The majority of our girls progress internally from Year 2 to Year 3, however we admit approximately 8 external applicants to join Year 3. Typically, we teach 48 girls in two forms of 24 in Year 3.
Your daughter must be 7 years old by 31 August 2022 to be eligible for 7+ entry in September 2022.
Key Dates for 7+ Entry
|Taster morning||Thursday 14th October|
|Application deadline||Wednesday 1st December 2021|
|Assessments||Week of 17th January 2022|
|Offers sent by||Friday 28th January 2022|
|Acceptance deadline||Friday 18th February 2022|