Entry at 11+

Please note that the Year 7 (11+) 2017 admissions process has now been completed.

For those candidates who have missed our application deadlines: while we cannot guarantee that we will be able to process late applications, we advise you to send a copy of the candidate's latest school reports and a covering letter outlining their strengths and interests, and we will keep the information on file.

We will contact you if we are able to proceed with an application at a future date.

Click here for a list of frequently asked questions about entry at 11+

For more information about Sevenoaks, read our entry in the Good Schools Guide

For admission to Year 7 (11+) application should be made one year prior to entry. Admission is by competitive examination in Maths, English and Verbal Reasoning, a group interview, and a report from a candidate's previous school. Up to 80 children are admitted at this age, into four parallel forms. The entrance examination provides the written part of the scholarship assessment. Occasionally pupils may be admitted by special examination at 12+ into Year 8.

Timetable for Year 7 Entry in September 2018

1 September 2017 Closing date for 2018 applications
October 2017 Reports requested from candidates' schools
Week commencing 30 October 2017 Year 7 Music Scholarship auditions
8 January 2018 Year 7 Entrance Examination and Interview
23-24 January 2018 Year 7 Academic Scholarship interviews (by invitation)
Mid February 2018 Year 7 Results sent out by email to parents and schools

Director of Admissions: Mrs Arabella Stuart regist@sevenoaksschool.org

Registrar: Mrs Fenella Cournaneregist@sevenoaksschool.org