St John’s School is a unique learning environment, offering small class sizes, where every pupil is nurtured and inspired to develop both academically and as an individual.
Prospective parents, pupils and their families are warmly invited and encouraged to attend one of our Open Mornings. Due to Covid-19 our personal tours during a normal school day have been impacted. However, we are pleased to announce we will be holding an Open Morning on Saturday 2nd October 2021, to book a tour please contact our Registrar. Alternatively, if you would like to visit prior to this date please contact our Registrar to book a personal tour at the end of a school day.
Mid Year Admissions – Academic Year 2020-21
If you are interested for your child to join St John’s mid academic year please contact Mrs Cox, Registrar, who will be able to advise if there is a place available in your child’s year group and will then be able to discuss how you will be able to proceed with a possible admission.
Pre-Reception admissions for children aged 2 to 4 years occur throughout the year. Most parents choose for their child to join at the beginning of a main term however mid year start dates are possible please speak with our Registrar.
September 2021 Admissions
Our key entry points at St John’s are children going into Pre-Reception, Reception, Form 1 (Year 3) and Upper 3 (Year 7).
If you are interested in your child entering in September 2021 please complete the online Registration Form and we will then be back in touch to start the admission process.
Senior School Entry September 2021
Please Register your child by completing a Registration Form and returning it with a non-refundable Registration Fee of £100.
Normally, all those registered for entry to Upper 3 (Year 7) would be invited to sit our Senior Entrance Assessment in January before entry. The assessment usually comprises of English, Mathematics and Non-Verbal Reasoning examination papers. Candidates would also have an interview with our Senior Management Team and experience a couple of classes during their day with us.
This year, due to COVID-19, we have adapted our Senior Entry process for September 2021. We hope that our Senior Entrance Assessment will return to normal for September 2022 admissions.
Year 5 Senior School Taster Day
One of our most popular admission events is our Year 5 Senior School Taster Day that is normally held at the end of June/ beginning of July each year.
Providing restrictions are eased by September 2021, we hope to offer a Year 6 Senior School Taster Day on Thursday 23rd September 2021. If your child is currently in Year 5 this academic year and you are interested in St John’s for September 2022 please contact our Registrar, Mrs Cox, to register your child’s details for our September Taster Day.