Entry at 11+
For entry in September 2023
Boys and girls who will be 11 years old on 1 September of the year of proposed entry sit an entrance examination early in January of the same year. There will be three papers, one each in Mathematics, English and verbal & non-verbal Reasoning.
KEY DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Monday 14 November 2022 – Closing date for applications
If you have missed this date and still wish to apply, please contact the Admissions Registrar, Mrs Philippa Watkins on 01737 222231 or email: email@example.com
Friday 25 November 2022 – Scholarships Form Deadline
Tuesday 3rd January 2023 – Bursary Application Deadline
Friday 6 January 2023 – 11+ exam day
During the day, prospective pupils also have the opportunity to sample one of the many activities that are on offer. All candidates will automatically be considered for academic scholarships.
Saturday 21 January & Saturday 28 January 2023 – Interviews
Candidates are interviewed by a member of staff and will be asked to talk about their hobbies and interests. Candidates will also have a group interview with the Headmaster.
Saturday 21*, Wednesday 25, Thursday 26 and Saturday 28* January 2023 – Scholarship Assessment Days *tbc
Thursday 9 February 2023 – offers of places
Offers of places for 11+ entry will be sent to parents during February 2022, in line with other local independent schools.
Friday 3 March 2023 (midday) – Acceptance Forms returned
ENTRANCE EXAM GUIDANCE (for 2023 entry)
There will be three exams: Mathematics, English and a written Reasoning test (verbal and non-verbal). Sample entrance examination papers can be found below.
The computerised example below provides a sample of the types of questions that will appear in the RGS assessment.
For more information or if you have any queries please contact the Admissions Registrar, Mrs Philippa Watkins on 01737 222231 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In advance of any entrance examination or interview, we will always ask each candidate’s current school for a written report. It is therefore important that parents inform their child’s current school that they have lodged an application with us.