Application for Late Entrance Sept 2018
Application for Late Entrance September 2018
Thank you for your interest in the Royal Grammar School.
You may now register your son for our next round of late entrance examinations to be held in February 2018, actual date to be confirmed, following which a waiting list will be established for possible intake 2018/19, subject to qualification and availability of places. As an Academy, RGS administers its own late entrance testing - this is different to the County 12+, 13+ or any testing arrangements other schools may have in place.
For your information our testing is in English and Mathematics. Questions are in line with our curriculum which is published on the school website. Each paper is 40 minutes long and consists of 35 multiple choice questions. Boys have to pass both exams in order to qualify. We do not provide sample papers and we would suggest that coaching or revision is unnecessary.
Please note that the testing does not imply that there are spaces but allows us to establish a waiting list of suitable boys should a place become available.
There is a lot of competition for places at the Royal Grammar School, particularly for entry into Year 8 and Year 9. For your information, typically we receive in the region of 10 applications per place available.
If you wish to register for the entrance tests in February, please submit a registration form by Monday 8 January 2018. If you do not submit a completed form no reminders will be sent and your son will not be invited to testing.
It is very important that you make us aware of any special needs or requirements and exceptional circumstances, using the relevant sections on the form, as it will be difficult to take these into account later in the process.
Please complete the relevant form
If your son is currently in Year 7, please complete a Year 8 Late Entrance Form
Year 8 Day Place Late Application Form 2018
Year 8 Weekly Boarding Place Late Application Form 2018
If your son is currently in Year 8, please complete a Year 9 Late Entrance Form
Year 9 Day Place Late Application Form 2018
Year 9 Weekly Boarding Place Late Application Form 2018
If your son is currently in Year 9, please complete a Year 10 Late Entrance Form
Year 10 Day Place Late Application Form 2018
Year 10 Boarding Place late Application Form 2018