Admissions

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2020 Admissions

We are now welcoming applications for 2020. Applications must be received by Friday 22 November 2019 and the main entrance exam for entry into Years 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 in September 2020 will take place on Tuesday 7 January 2020.

Entry into Year 6 (10+)

  • Papers are taken in Verbal Reasoning, English and Mathematics
  • Candidates under active consideration will be called for interview (date to be confirmed) in January 2020

Entry into Years 7 (11+)

  • A pre-assessment day will be held in December 2019 (candidates will either be invited on Tuesday 3 or Wednesday 4 December) followed by the main entrance examination on Tuesday 7 January 2020
  • Papers are taken in Verbal Reasoning, English and Mathematics

Entry into Years 8 (12+), 9 (13+) and 10 (14+)

  • Papers are taken in Verbal Reasoning, English and Mathematics
  • Some candidates may be called for interview during the week following the exam

Sixth Form 2020

We welcome applications from academically engaged pupils who want to play an active part in the Sixth Form life of Leicester Grammar School. Entry to the Sixth Form is by interview, offers of a place being conditional upon the GCSE grades gained. Applicants who can demonstrate the following attributes have the best chance of being offered a place:

  • A good academic track record, with at least three GCSEs at grade 7 and three GCSEs at grade 6.
  • A genuine interest in their proposed A-level subjects and a clear rationale for their choices.
  • A track record of engaging positively in activities beyond study. For example: music, drama, sport, Duke of Edinburgh, Scouts, NCS or part-time work.