Entry at 13+ Pre-Test 2021

The recommended route for 13+ applications

There are two routes for entry to Reigate Grammar School at 13+. Candidates may either sit the entrance examination whilst they are in Year 8 or sit the 13+ pre-test whilst they are in Year 6.

13 + Pre-Test Entrance Procedure for September 2021
(for candidates in Year 6)

Candidates wishing to join the school at 13+ in September 2021 may sit the Entrance Examination whilst they are in Year 6. Boys and girls who will be 13 years old on the 1 September of the year of proposed entry sit an Entrance Examination in the Spring Term of Year 6. Three areas will be assessed: Mathematics, English and Reasoning. Please see links at the bottom of this page for sample papers.


Monday 19 November 2018 – Closing date for applications for entry in 2021
If you have missed this date and still wish to apply, please contact the Admissions Secretary, Mrs Philippa Watkins on 01737 222231 or email: admissions@reigategrammar.org

Tuesday 8 January 2019 – Entrance Examination for entry in September 2021
All candidates will automatically be considered for academic scholarships.

Saturday 19 and Saturday 26 January 2019 – 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.

Offers of places
Offers of places for 13+ Pre-Test entry will be sent to parents during February 2019. 13+ Pre-Test offers made to candidates in Year 6 are conditional on continued academic performance.

For more information or if you have any queries please contact the Admissions Secretary, Mrs Philippa Watkins on 01737 222231 or email: admissions@reigategrammar.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.