Key Admissions Dates

If you have any questions about any of these please telephone the Senior or Prep School Registrar:

Senior School Registrar:
email Mrs Clare Woodgates
 +44 1483 899609
Prep School Registrar:
email Mrs Sarah Waller
+44 1483 899665


Main points of entry are:
4+ (Reception), 7+ (Year 3), 9+ (Year 5), 11+ (Year 7), 13+ (Year 9) and Sixth Form. Places occasionally arise outside these year groups. Please contact our Senior or Prep School Registrar to enquire about these possible opportunities.

We look forward to meeting you.

Senior School 2022-23 Dates:

11+ Admission Dates

  • 11+ Taster Morning – Saturday 8th October 2022
  • 11+ Registration Closing Date – Friday 21st October 2022
  • 11+ Entrance Exam Day – Tuesday 8th November 2022
  • 11+ Music Scholarship Auditions – Thursday 10th November 2022

13+ Admission Dates

  • 13+ Registration Closing Date – Friday 16th September 2022
  • 13+ Entrance Exam Day – Monday 17th October 2022 

Sixth Form Admission Dates

  • Sixth Form Open Evening – Friday 30th September 2022
  • Sixth Form Registration Closing Date -  Friday 7th October 2022
  • Sixth Form Entrance Exams – Friday 4th November 2022

Boarding Information

  • To learn more about boarding at St Catherine’s, please contact the Registrar for further information.
  • ‘Boarding Taster’ opportunities are available for girls who are registered to sit entrance examinations.

Prep School 2022-23 Dates

Please contact our Registrar, Mrs Sarah Waller, to learn more about our admissions process and if you are interested in joining a taster session before registering.

Reception Entry (4+) Admissions

  • Informal Play Assessment - Thursday 12th January 2023

YEAR 1-6 ADMISSIONS

  • Taster and Assessment Day – Thursday 12th January 2023

If these dates are not convenient then we are happy to arrange 1:1 visits and assessments.