We warmly welcome prospective parents and pupils to come and visit St. Augustine’s Priory. Our main entry points are Nursery, Reception, Year 5, Year 7 (11+) and Sixth Form, with entry considered in other years, subject to availability. You will gain a good sense of our community and ethos and of our academic track record by meeting our staff and some of our pupils. You will view our classrooms and facilities and our beautiful grounds which enjoy magnificent views over London.
One to one meetings are held so that you can learn about our Admissions and selection process. I look forward to meeting you.
Mrs G Savic BA
Our 2020 Whole School Open Morning is on Saturday 26th September. The Headteacher’s Talk will start at 10am and Tours of the school will commence at 10.30am. Register now to attend.
If you are unable to attend the above Open Morning, please contact us to discuss the possibility of a private tour here.
We held our first ever ‘Virtual’ Open Morning in April 2020 during Lockdown. To watch the Virtual Open Day videos, please click here.
Join the Applications Register
Once you have visited the school the next step is to apply for a place on the Applications Register by completing the online Registration Form where payment is taken by credit or debit card.
If you prefer to complete a hard copy application, please download our Registration Form. This is accompanied by a cheque or bank transfer for £100 and a photocopy of the prospective pupil’s birth certificate and passport. Bank transfers should be made to:
Sort Code: 20-00-00
Account Number: 03589781
Account Name: St. Augustine’s Priory
Reference: [Your Daughter’s Initial and Surname]
IBAN: GB20 BARC 2000 0003 5897 81
Please note that at this stage a place is not guaranteed and an assessment will follow.
In the event that your daughter is not offered a place your application will remain on the Register and she can return to sit the entrance examination or attend an assessment again in future years.
Assessments and Entrance Exams
Girls are mainly admitted to St Augustine’s Priory at 4+ (Prep I), 9+ (Lower II), 11+ (Form III) and 16+ (Sixth Form). Occasionally places arise in other years and information about available places may be obtained from the Admissions Office. Once a completed Application Form is received your daughter’s name will be placed on the Applications Register appropriate for her age and will be considered should a vacancy arise.
Pupils wishing to enter Nursery through to Prep III (Year 2) will be invited to attend classroom assessments. Candidates wishing to enter into Lower I – Lower II (Years 3-5) will sit formal written assessments in English, Maths and Verbal Reasoning and will also spend time in the classroom as part of the entry process.
Entry into the Senior School for 11+ takes place on Selection Day, Friday 15th January 2021. Candidates will sit exams in English, Maths, Verbal Reasoning and participate in a Creative Task. Interviews will also take place on Selection Day.
Candidates wishing to join our Sixth Form, Priory 6, will be invited for an interview on Selection Day and should bring a copy of their predicted GCSE grades and/or results of their recent mock examinations.
Following demand, we are accepting registrations for entry into some year groups for the 2020-2021 academic year. Please contact the Registrar for more information.
Please note that registrations submitted after the closing dates stipulated below will be considered in the event of place availability.
If you require information on spaces in year groups for September 2020 entry please contact the Registrar directly.
General Admissions Process & Dates for September 2021 Entry
Classroom assessments are conducted for entry into Nursery and Prep I (Reception). These will take place in the Autumn Term.
Form III (Year 7) and Lower VI (Year 12) candidates will be invited to Selection Day in January 2021.
Nursery & Prep I (Reception)
Please be advised that we currently have limited availability in the Nursery and Reception places for September 2020. For any enquiries please contact the Registrar directly.
Key admissions dates for September 2021 entry.
The exact dates for assessments and offers will be published in June 2020.
The registration deadline for Prep I (Reception) will be the end of October and the end of November 2020 for Form III (Year 7) and Lower VI (Year 12). The application deadline for entry into Lower II (Year 5) will be the end of March 2021.
Specimen 11+ Entrance Examination Papers and Topics:
Registrar and Head of Communications
Mrs Georgina Savic, B.A. Tel: 020 8997 2022
St Augustine’s Priory
Please click here for Year Groups by National Curriculum