Independent School Open Days

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Wilson’s School

Mollison Drive

Tel: 020 8773 2931

Open Evening:  Thursday, 25 June 2015 4pm – 9pm (Last entry at 8.30pm)

Entrance Test :  Wednesday, 16 October 2015, 2nd stage: Monday, 05 October 2015

Last date for registrations:  3 September 2015

Contact Admissions:

NB: This test is also used for: Wallington CGS, Sutton Grammar and Greenshaw High School


Wallington High School for Girls

Woodcote Road

Tel: 020 8647 2380

Click here to download the school prospectus

Open Day:Monday, Monday, 29 June 2015 4pm – 8.30pm

Entrance Test: Wednesday, 16  September 2015

2nd Stage Test: 2nd Stage Test: Saturday, 10 October 2015



The Latymer School

Haselbury Road
N9 9TN

Tel: 020 8807 4037

Click here to view school prospectus

Open Evenings   Monday 29th June and Tuesday 30 June 2015 (at 7.30 pm) Venue: Great Hall. No children allowed to open evening.

Tours for parents and children:

Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd July 2015 (from 4.00 to 7.30 pm last admissions 6:45pm).

Deadline for applications:

Deadline for applications: Monday 6th July 2015 by 4.00 pm


Entrance Exam consists of verbal reasoning and numerical
reasoning/ non-verbal reasoning components.
Entrance:  Saturday 12th September 2015


Lady Margaret School

Voluntary aided, Church of England girl’s school
Parson’s Green, London SW6 4UN
Tel: 020 7736 7138

Open days: Autumn Term : Dates not released yet.  Contact the school for further information.



The Henrietta Barnett School

Central Square,
Hampstead Garden Suburb,
London, NW11 7BN
Tel: 020 8458 8999

Open days:   Thursday 9th and Friday 10th July 2015
from 9am-12.30pm

1st Round entrance test: 17 Sept 2015  Deadline

More dates in Autumn Term.  Contact school

Entrance Test Entry Forms are available online.  Deadline to submit:  13th July 2015


Nonsuch High School For Girls

Ewell Rd
Sutton, SM3 8AB, United Kingdom

Tel: 020 8394 1308

Open Day: Thursday, 9 July 2015 4pm – 8.30pm

Closing Date for applications:  3 September 2015

Eligibility Test:  16 September 2015

2nd Stage test: Saturday, 3 October 2015

Click here to view Prospectus



Wallington Country Grammar School

Croydon Road

Tel: 0208 647 2235

Closing Date for applications:  3 September 2015

Open Day: Thursday, 2 July 2015 3.30pm – 8pm
Test: English, Mathematics, Verbal Reasoning: Pass mark 320

Entrance Examination:  Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Must apply online


The Tiffin Girls’ School

Richmond Road
Kingston upon Thames

Tel: 020 8546 0773

Open Evening: Tuesday 7 July 2015, from 4.30pm.

 Entrance Test:  Non-Verbal Reasoning paper and a VerbalReasoning paper and both are  multiple-choice style tests


Tiffin Boys School

Queen Elizabeth Road,
Surrey, KT2 6RL

Tel:020 8546 4638

Online Registrations open:  Wednesday 3rd June 2015

Open Evening: Tuesday 7 July 2015 – 5.00 to 8.00pm

Deadline for entries:  Tuesday 8th September 2015

Test date stage 1:  Tuesday 6th October 2015

Applications must be made online



Sutton Grammar School for Boys

Manor Lane
Sutton, SM1, United Kingdom
Tel: 020 8642 3821

Open Evening: Thursday, 10 September 2015 – 4pm – 9pm

Eligibility test:  Wednesday, 16 September 2015


Sutton High School

55 Cheam Road


Greater London


Open Days:

Thursday 25th June 2015 at 6pm

Wednesday 9th September 2015 at 9am

Saturday 26th September 2015 at 10am

Friday 6th November 2015 at 9am

(Online booking form)


The London Oratory School (Roman Catholic)

Seagrave Road
Tel: 020 7385 0102

Open Days: for admission 2015

First Form

(Awaiting Open Days information)


Graveney School

Welham Road,
SW17 9BU

Tel: 020 8682 7000

The Open Days : Year 7 (2016 admissions):  
(Awaiting Open Days information)


St. Michael’s Catholic Grammar School

(Catholic Grammar School for girls)
57 Nether St
Barnet, N12 7, United Kingdom
Tel: 020 8446 2256

Open Day:  (Awaiting 2015 Open Days information)



Boys Independent Open Days


Eton College

Admissions Office

Eton College




Telephone (+44) 01753 671249

Fax: 01753 671248

Register at age 10 and half years

Tours:  3 days a week, ring for appointment

Boys in Year 6 invited for a meeting and school report requested form Primary Head teacher.

Reasoning computer based test given



Winchester College

College Street

Winchester SO23 9NA

Tel: +44 (0)1962 621 247


Open Day:  30th May 2015

Admission:  Age 13

Register from age 4


Radley College



OX14 2HR

Tel:  01235 548 576

Contact the Registrar for further details;

Boys are admitted from the age of 13+.  It is advisable to put their names down at birth or as soon as possible.


Eltham College



020 8857 1455

Whole school Open Morning: Saturday 19 September 2015, 10.00am-12.30pm (please arrive from 9.45am)

To organise tour of the school contact: Admissions Officer, Mrs Elizabeth Walker on or 020 8857 1455

11 Plus Tests:  Verbal Reasoning, Mathematics and English.



Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School

Butterfly Lane,
Hertfordshire WD6 3AF

Tel: 020 8266 1700

Open Day:     Saturday 3rd October 2015 – 1pm – 4pm
Entrance Test:  Date not yet released.

Entrance exam – English, Mathematics, Reasoning.


The John Lyon School

Middle Road,

Tel: 020 8872 8400

Open Day:   Saturday 10th October 2015 from 10am – 1pm. There is no need to book

Entrance Test:  Online cognitive ability and hand written creative writing.

Test date not yet released.


Trinity School, Croydon

Shirley Park,

Tel: 020 656 9541

Open DaySaturday 3rd  October 2015 9am – 12noon
Closing date for applications:  Monday 30thNovember 2015
Entrance Test: : Friday 8th January 2016


The Swaminarayan School (Hindu)

260 Brentfield Road
NW10 8HE

Tel: 020 8965 8381
Fax: 020 8961 4042

Visiting the school:  Prospective parents are asked to telephone the School Secretary (020 8965 8381) if they wish to arrange a visit and a meeting with the Headteacher


City of London School for Boys

Queen Victoria Street,

Tel: Admissions  0207 489 7405 / 0207 329 5106

Open day: NB: Places are booked up very early ring well in advance.

Summer Term 2015:  Dates not yet published.

Important:  Parents must choose whether to register child for 11+ or 13+ (two years later)

Child may not be entered for both – choice made on registration.

Entrance Test:  English, Mathematics, Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning.

Test dates for 2016  not yet published.




Whitgift School

Haling Park,
South Croydon,

Telephone: +44 (0)20 8633 9935


Open Morning: Saturday 19 September 2015, between 9am and 1pm no booking required.

Open Afternoon: To see the school during the normal working day:

Wednesday 30 September 2015

Monday 9 November 2015

Tuesday 10 November 2015

Monday 16 November 2015

Tuesday 24 November 2015

Wednesday 25 November 2015


St. Paul’s School

Lonsdale Road,
SW13 9JT

Tel: 020 8746 5481


Boys from State primary Schools have entrance examinations when in Year 5.  Complete Year 6 in their own primary school and join Collet Court at age 11 years.  No registration fee.  Contact Admissions Secretary to add your son’s name to the 11+ List.

Alternatively the Entrance test can be taken in Year 6 alongside boys from independent schools
Open Morning:  Saturday 12th September at 10.00 – 10.30am and 10.30 and 11.30am.  (Booking essential)  For further information contact admissions (Ms Lizzie Price 11+)




St. James Independent school for Senior Boys

Popes Villa
19 Cross Deep

Tel: 01784 266 930

Open Evening 2015: Thursday 15th October 2015, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

Open Morning 2015: Saturday 17th October 2015, 9.30am – 1.00pm

School in action days:  Contact the school for dates.


University College School


Tel: 020 7435 2215

Open Evenings:  Start at 5pm and finish about 7pm

Wednesday 16th September 2015

Monday 21st September 2015

Tuesday 29th October 2015

Open Evenings start 5 pm and finish around 7 pm. No booking required

Registration deadline:  26th June 2015

Entrance Test:  Monday 4th January 2016

Pupils tested in: Mathematics, English and Reasoning


Hampton School

Hanworth Road,
TW12 3HD

Tel: 02089 79 5526

Open Morning: Saturday 26th September 2015 from 10.00am until 1.00pm no booking required.

Open Afternoon – reservation required:   Tuesday 13 October 2.30pm to 4.30pm

Additional Dates: 2.30 -4.30pm

Tuesday 10 November

Monday 16 November

Thursday 26 November (for boys sitting in January 2016 only)




Christ’s Hospital

West Sussex
RH13 0YP

Tel: 01403 211293

Open Morning:   Held each term – next available:  September 2015

Visits by appointment.

Deadline for registrations:  Friday 11 September 2015

Entrance Assessment – computer based:  Saturday 10 October and Saturday 17 October 2015


Dulwich College

Dulwich College
Dulwich Common
London SE21 7LD
United Kingdom

T: 020 8693 3601
F: 020 8693 6319

Open Morning:   9.30am to 12.00 noon on Saturday 10 October 2015. (No booking required)

Additional dates to visit the school during school time (must be booked)

Thursday 17 September 2015          2.15pm

Wednesday 23 September 2015     11.00am

Friday 2 October 2015        11.00am

Saturday 10 October 2015 9.30am – 12 noon

Wednesday 14 October 2015           2.15pm

Wednesday 4 November 2015        11.00am

Thursday 12 November 2015           2.15pm

Wednesday 18 November 2015      11.00am



Harrow School

High Street,
Harrow on the Hill,

Tel: 020 8872 8007

Entry at 13 years

Registrations close 1st June 2015 for 2016 entry

Open Mornings:               Saturday 19th September

Saturday 10th October

Saturday 7th November

Saturday 5th December

Visits are typically 9.45am – 1.00pm.  For more information: visit the website

Parents recommended to attend when their child is in Year 5.

To attend an Open Morning you MUST complete the online form


King’s College School

Southside, Wimbledon Common SW19 4TT

Tel: 020 8255 5300

Registration forms to be sent to Kings a year in advance

Open Evenings:  8th June and 9th September 2015 6pm

Open Morning:  19th September 9.30am – 12.30pm

Closing date for registrations: Thursday 19th November 2015
11+ entrance examination:  Saturday 16 January 2016



Coed Independent Open Days

Alleyn’s School

Townley Rd
SE22 8SU

Tel: 020 8557 1478

Open Afternoon:  Wednesday 16th September 2015, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm

Wednesday 4th November 2015, 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm

Open Morning:     Saturday 3rd October 2015, 9.30 am – 12.30 pm

Closing date: Friday 27th November 2015

Entrance Test: Tuesday 12th January 2016
11+ Entrance & Scholarship Examination (English, Mathematics and Reasoning)


Westminster School

Little Dean’s Yard,

Tel: 020 7963 1003

11+ Open Morning :  Dates for Autumn Term to be issued Contact the school
Admission: Common Entrance exam or school’s own scholarship exam and interview


Highgate School

North Road, N6 4AY

Tel: (020) 8347 3564

Fax: (020) 8340 7674


Open Day: Saturday 3rd October 2015
Registrations close 30 November 2015

11 Plus Examination:  Thursday 14th January 2016

Entrance test:  English, Mathematics, Verbal or Non Verbal Reasoning


Royal Russell School

Coombe Lane,
Tel: 02086 573669

Open Morning:  Dates for 2015 not yet released.


Emanuel School

Battersea Rise
SW11 1HS

Telephone: 020 8870 4171

School Open Afternoon, whole school: Tuesday 28th April 2015, 2.30pm – 4.30pm

School Open Day, whole school:   Saturday 12th September 2015, 9.30am – 12.30pm

Open Mornings:  Call school to book tour

Registration for 2016 entry now closed and wait-list open.

11+ Entrance exam Saturday 9th January 2016 and reserve date:  15 January 2016

Entrance Test:   English, Mathematics and Verbal Reasoning



Latymer Upper School

King Street
London W6 9LR
Phone Admissions Office: 0207 993 0063

Open Days:  Saturday 12th September 2015  &  Saturday 7th November 2015 

Deadline for applications:  Monday 16th November (5.00pm)

Entrance examination:  Tuesday 12 January 2016


Ibstock Place School

Clarence Lane
SW15 5PY

Telephone: 020 8392 5803

Open Days: 2015

Wednesday 16 September 2015 5.00-7.00pm

Saturday 19 September 2015 9.00am-12.30pm

Wednesday 4 November 2015 9.30-11.30am

11+ Entrance Exam:  (usually last Saturday in January) 2016 date not published as yet.


Trent College (Day & Boarding for Boys and Girls)

Long Eaton

Telephone: 0115 849 4950

Open day:           9:30am Saturday 13th June 2015 at Trent College

9:30am Saturday 3rd October 2015 at Trent College

Entrance Exam:  January 2016




Girls Independent Open Days


North London Collegiate School

Canons, Canons Drive,

Tel: 020 8952 0912

Open Evening:   City – Thursday 4th June 2015, The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, Benchers’ Entrance, 8 South Square, London, WC1R 5ET 6.30pm-8pm.

Kensington – Tuesday 9th June 2105, 170 Queens Gate, Imperial College, SW7 5HF, 7.30 – 9.00pm

Taster Mornings available in Autumn Term

Contact  Jenny Coyne (11+ Registrar) on 020 8951 6481 to reserve a place Examination:  Thursday 7th January 2016

Registrations close mid-November 2015



St. James Senior Girls’ School

Earsby Street,
W14 8SH

Tel: 0207 348 1777

Open Morning 2015:  Saturday 3rd October 9.30am – 12.15pm

Tours: 9.30am – 10.30am and 11.15am – 12.15pm

Open Evening 2015
Wednesday 7th October 4.15pm – 6.30pm

Tours: (only during this time) 4.30pm – 6.00pm

School in action
Wednesday 4th November 2015 9.00am – 10.45am

Tuesday 26th January 2016 9.00am – 10.45am

Thursday 5th May 2016 9.00am – 10.45am

Tuesday 27th January 2015 9.00am – 10.45am

Thursday 7th May 2015 9.00am – 10.45am

Entrance Test: English, Mathematics, Verbal Reasoning



City of London School for Girls

St Giles’ Terrace,

Tel: 020 7847 5500

Admissions Officer:  Rachel Ford

Open Mornings:   9am – 11am.  No booking required

Wednesday 23rd September 2015

Thursday 1st October 2015

Wednesday 14th October 2015

Closing date for registrations: Friday 20th November 2015

Entrance Test:  English and Mathematics

Entrance Examination: Friday 8th January 2016



Godolphin School, Salisbury

Milford Hill
Tel: 01722 430509
Registrar: Mrs Mountain

Open Mornings – 2014 dates not yet available



Francis Holland School, SW1

39 Graham Terrace,

Tel: 020 7730 2971

Open Mornings 2015:

Thursday 8thOctober 2015

No booking required

Closing date for registration:  November 2015

11+ examination – Friday 16 January 2016

Examination:  English and Mathematics




The Godolphin & Latymer School

Iffley Road, W6 0PG

Tel: 020 8741 1936

Iffley Road,

W6 0PG

Tel: 020 8741 1936


Open Afternoons: 

Thursday 17th September 2015  4.30pm-7.00pm

Wednesday 23rd September 2015  4.30pm-7.00pm

Tuesday 13th October 2015  4.30pm-7.00pm Numbers are not restricted on these afternoons and everyone is very welcome.

Closing date for Registrations: 27 November 2015

Entrance Exam:  Date not yet released.

Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls

Aldenham Road,

Tel: 020 8266 2300

Open Evening:  Thursday 1 October  6pm – 8pm

Open Afternoon: Saturday 3 October  2pm – 5pm

School in Action                :  Wednesday 11 November 9.30am – 11.00am

Registration closes:  Friday 20 November 2015

Entrance Exam: Wednesday 13th January 2016

Entrance Test:  English, Maths, Verbal Reasoning



James Allen’s Girls’ School

East Dulwich Grove, SE22 8TE

Tel: 020 8693 1181

Contact:  Henrietta Kiezun

Open Morning:  10am -12pm

Saturday 10 October 2015  (no need to book)

Wednesday 14th October 2015

Closing date for registrations: Friday 20th November 2015

Entrance Test:  English and Mathematics

Entrance Examination: Friday 8th January 2016


The Lady Eleanor Holles School

Hanworth Road,
TW12 3HP

Tel: 020 8979 1601

Open Days:   Autumn dates to be listed in June 2015

Closing date for registrations:   1St December 2015

Putney High School

35 Putney Hill, SW15 6BH

Tel: 020 8788 4886


Open Week: 10 – 16 October 2015  (book online)

Entrance Examination:  Date not yet released



Queen’s Gate

(Part of the North London Independent Girls’ Schools Consortium)

133 Queen’s Gate, SW7 5LE

Tel: 020 7589 3587

Open Events (booking essential)

Wed 16 September 2015 at 5.00pm

Thurs 17 September 2015 at 5.00pm

Wed 14 October 2015 at 11.00am

Thurs 12 November 2015 at 11.00am

Tues 26 January 2016 at 11.00am


Entrance exam:  Date not yet released

Examination: English and Mathematics




St Paul’s Girls’ School

Brook Green, W6 7BS

Tel: 020 7603 2288


Tours offered from March to end of the Summer Term 2015

Registration deadline: contact school

Entry exam process:  Computer based Verbal and Non Verbal test for all candidates


Streatham & Clapham High School

42 Abbotswood Road,
SW16 1AW

Tel: 0208 674 6912
Email:  enquiry@shc.gdst .net

Open Mornings 2015

Saturday 26 September 10 am to 1 pm

Wednesday 14 October 9.15 to 11.30 am

Friday 6 November 9.15 to 11.30 am

Closing date for registrations:  20 November 2015

Entrance Test:  6th January 2016

Entrance Exam:  Mathematics ,English (creative writing and comprehension)



Surbiton High School

Surbiton Crescent,
Kingston upon Thames,

Tel: 0208 546 5245

Open days: (Ring to book a place)

Wednesday 16 September 2015 9.45am

Tuesday 22 September 2015 9.45am

Tuesday 29 September 2015 9.45am

Wednesday 07 October 2015 9.45am

Monday 12 October 2015 9.45am



Old Palace of John Whitgift School

Old Palace Road
Croydon CR0 1AX

Tel: 020 8688 2027

Open Events (dates not yet released)

Entrance Test:  English, Mathematics, online Reasoning


Croydon High School

Old Farleigh Road,
South Croydon. CR2 8YB


Open afternoon

Saturday 13 June 2015 14:00-16:00

Entrance Test:  English, Mathematics, online Reasoning


Sydenham High School

9 Westwood Hill
London SE26 6BL

Telephone: 020 8557 7000

Open Days 2015:

Wednesday 24 June  6.30-8pm (including our D’Art exhibition)

Saturday 19 September 10.00am – 1.00pm

Wednesday 30 September 9.30-11am

Wednesday 4 November  9.30-11am

Tuesday 17 November   9.30-11am

Thursday 10 March 2016               9.30-11am

 Closing date for registrations:  Up to 30 November 2015

11 Plus Entrance Examination:  Tuesday 5th January 2016