Entry at 13+

For entry in September 2025

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.

Admissions for 13+ entrance in September 2024 has now closed.

13+ entrance procedure September 2025 (for candidates who will be in Year 8 in September 2024)

For boys and girls who will be 13 years old on 1 September of the year of proposed entry sit an entrance examination in the November preceding the year of entry. Candidates will sit a 90 minute computerised cognitive abilities test and a 30 minute English paper and a 30 minute Maths paper. The computerised assessment assess verbal, non-verbal, quantitative and spatial reasoning. Practice papers are not available and we strongly advise against any kind of practice ahead of a CAT4 as this will alter the reliability of test scores.


Early October 2024 – date tbc – closing date for applications
If you miss this date and still wish to apply, please contact the Head of Admissions, Mrs Philippa Watkins on 01737 222231 or email: admissions@reigategrammar.org

Early October 2024 – date tbc – Scholarship Form Deadline

Early October 2024 – date tbc – Bursary Form Deadline

Mid October 2024 – date tbc – Entrance exam

Early November 2024 – Interviews 
All candidates will automatically be considered for academic scholarships. All candidates will spend the morning at RGS which will include an interview and an activity.

Early November 2024 – Scholarship Assessments

Late November 2024 – offers of places
Offers of places for will be sent to parents at the end of November 2024.

Early March 2025 – Acceptance Forms returned

For more information or if you have any queries please contact the Head of Admissions, 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 confidential written report. It is therefore important that parents inform their child’s current school that they have lodged an application with us.


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