Year 7 Entry - 11+ internal and external applicants

Registrations for Year 7 entry are capped at 100 boys and 100 girls. All applicants are invited to meet the Principal at interview.
During Year 5 or earlier  Attend a termly Open Morning and/or arrange a bespoke tour of the Senior School. 
November in Year 6

Preview Day – applicants spend a day in School with their peers to familiarise themselves with the learning environment.

The criteria for Scholarship Awards are published.

References are requested from each pupil's current school.

December in Year 6  Final deadline for registration and Scholarship applications (usually the last day of The Royal School's autumn term). 
January in Year 6

The Royal School's own 11+ assessments in English and Mathematics, in addition to a computer-based assessment. Academic Scholarships may be awarded on the basis of performance in the written papers.

An interview with the Principal.

Optional Scholarship assessments in Sport and Expressive Arts (Art, Dance, Drama & Music).

Letters of offer (including Scholarship offer, if applicable) to successful applicants.

March in Year 6 Deadline for acceptance of offers (usually first Monday in March).