Steps to Joining

Contact Registrar, Mrs Clare Woodgates
for an invitation to a Prospective Parents’ Morning which will include an introductory tour of boarding facilities and a chance to meet boarding staff.

Register your daughter as early as possible before the Autumn Term of the year prior to entry.  This will enable you to receive invitations to a number of events.
Invitation for your daughter to come to a Taster Sleepover: attend lessons, join after-school activities and stay overnight with one or two other prospective boarders.
Invitations will be sent to you and your daughter to attend school events and explaining examination arrangements.
Entrance Examinations are held in November for Upper 4 (Year 9 13+) and Lower 6 (Year 12) entry, and in January for Upper 3 (Year 7 11+) entry in the following September.
Offer letters are sent out in December for Upper 4 and Lower 6 places and acceptance is generally expected a fortnight later.  Places in Upper 3 are offered in late January and must be accepted no later than the first Monday in March.
There is a Bonding Weekend in June for Upper 3 and upper 4 Boarders joining us in September.