Admissions

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 process. I look forward to meeting you.

Mrs G Savic BA

Registrar

Our Whole School Open Morning is at 10am on Saturday 7th March 2020. The Headteacher’s Talk will start at 10am and Tours of the school will commence at 10.30am.  Register now to attend.

“Thank you so much for your wonderful reception and presentation on St Augustine’s Priory this morning. My father and I were very impressed by every aspect of the school. I think my daughter will definitely love it” Prospective Parent

If you are unable to attend the above Open Morning, please contact us to discuss the possibility of a private tour 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.  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:

Barclays Bank
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
SWIFTBIC: BARCGB22

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.

Please click here for the Fees section of our website. 

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 17th January 2020. 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 2019-2020 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.

General Admissions Process & Dates for September 2020 Entry

Our Admissions & Scholarships Brochure outlines the process for entry and which scholarships are available and the criteria for application .  External and internal candidates wishing to apply for one of our scholarships must submit the online Scholarship Application Form and accompanying fee and documentation.  If you prefer to complete a hard copy application, please download our  Scholarship Application Form.

Please note that the online forms require credit or debit card payment in order to be processed.  If you are applying using the hard copy version of the registration and/or scholarship application form, you will need to either attach a cheque and post the application or pay the registration fee directly into our bank account.

Please be advised that our application deadline for 11+ and 16+ entry for September 2020 has now closed.  If you have missed the deadline or require information on spaces in other year groups please contact the Registrar directly. The deadline for the 9+ Academic Scholarship is the 31st January 2020 and the online form will continue to accept only 9+ academic scholarship applications.

Nursery & Prep I (Reception)

Please be advised that we currently have limited availability in the Nursery for January and April 2020. For any enquiries please contact the Registrar.

Key admissions dates for September 2020 entry.

Closing date for registration for Nursery and Prep I (Reception) 2020 places Noon on Friday 18th October 2019
Closing date for registration for  11+ and 16+ 2020 places Noon on Friday 22nd November 2019
Closing date for 11+, 14+ and 16+ Scholarship applications Noon on Friday 22nd November 2019
Nursery and Prep I (Reception) Assessments Thursday 31st October 2019
Nursery and Prep I Results posted (via first class mail) Thursday 14th November 2019
16+ Scholarship Assessment Week Week commencing 2nd December 2019
Deadline for receipt of written acceptances to Nursery & Prep I offers and confirmation deposit Monday 16th December 2019
11+ Assessment Day Friday 17th January 2020
 14+ Scholarship Assessments Friday 17th January 2020
16+ Sixth Form Entry Interviews Friday 17th January 2020
Closing date for 9+ Academic Scholarship application Friday 31st January 2020
Closing date for registration for Lower II (Year 5) 2020 places Friday 31st January 2020
11+, 14+ and 16+ Results posted (via first class mail) Thursday 13th February 2020
Deadline for receipt of written acceptances to offers and confirmation deposit Wednesday 4th March 2020
9+ Assessments Monday 16th March 2020
9+ Academic Scholarship Interviews Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th March 2020
Results posted (via first class mail) Thursday 2nd April 2020
Deadline for receipt of written acceptances to offers and confirmation deposit Monday 20th April 2020
Welcome event and taster days for all new joiners and their parents Friday 26th June 2020

 

Specimen 11+ Entrance Examination Papers and Topics:

11 plus English Assessment 2016

11 plus Maths Entrance Paper Topics

Lower VI Admission (16+)

Closing Date for Registration for 2020 places Friday 22nd November 2019
Scholarships (Academic, Art, Drama, Modern Languages, Music, Sport and STEM ) Week commencing 2nd December 2019
Sixth Form Interviews Friday 17th January 2020
Results posted (via first class mail) Thursday 6th February 2020
Deadline for receipt of written acceptances to offers and confirmation deposit Monday 2nd March 2020

 

Contact

Registrar and Head of Communications
Mrs Georgina Savic, B.A. Tel: 020 8997 2022
Email: admissions@sapriory.com

Address:
Admissions Office
St Augustine’s Priory
Hillcrest Road
Ealing
London
W5 2JL

Please click here  for Year Groups by National Curriculum