Entry at 13+ Pre-Test 2019

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 2019
(for candidates in Year 6)

Candidates wishing to join the school at 13+ in September 2019 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 21 November 2016 – Closing date for applications for entry in 2019
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

Friday 6 January 2017 – Entrance Examination for entry in September 2019
All candidates will automatically be considered for academic scholarships.

Saturday 21 and 28 January 2017 – 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 2016. Parents will be asked to reply by Monday 6 March 2017. 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.