Sixth Form Entrance Exam

All applicants to our Sixth Form need to sit a 90 minute exam, which will include:

  • One compulsory ‘critical thinking’ style question
  • A choice of two other questions from the follwing subject areas: Biology, Chemistry, Chinese, English Literature, French, Geography, German, History, Latin, Mathematics, Physics, Religious Studies, Spanish.

Please indicate your exam subject choices on our application form. Specific revision will not be required and the questions will be appropriate to all GCSE exam boards.


You will also be invited to an interview with a senior member of staff, as well as up to two 15 minute subject interviews.

Please note that for DT, Art, and Photography, portfolios will be required.

Music and Drama interviews may also include a practical assessment.  Please note that music auditions for music scholarships will be held either the week before or after examinations and interviews.