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City of London

School for girls

Joining at Prep

ADMISSION TO THE PREPARATORY DEPARTMENT 

We welcome 24 girls into Year 3 to join the Prep School each year. Girls must have reached the age of seven before 1st September in the year of entry and will be in Year 2 when they sit their entrance tests. Our assessments take place in the November prior to entering the school the following September.

We have a limit of 150 girls who can take our entry assessment. We strongly recommend that you come along to a 7+ open event before registering for entry (see our 'Open Days' section for dates). You can then register once your daughter is in Year 1. Please see pages 7-9 of our Admissions Booklet for full details of the 7+ admissions process. Please note that we do not offer bursary or scholarship awards for 7+ entry. These are awarded at 11+ and 16+ entry.

Registrations for 2020 only are open. Please note that for 2020 entry your daughter must have been born between 1 September 2012 and 31 August 2013.

 KEY DATES FOR 7+ (YEAR 3) ENTRY IN SEPTEMBER 2020   

Entrance Examination

Friday 8 November 2019

Results of Entrance Examination Emailed

(First Round)

Friday 15 November 2019

Practical Activities

Monday 18 or Tuesday 19 November 2019

Final Results Emailed (Final Round)

Friday 22 November 2019

Open Morning for Offer Holders

24 January 2020

Deadline for Acceptances

Friday 7 February 2020 (12 noon)

Welcome Morning

Wednesday 10 June 2020

Dates will be fairly similar from year to year.