Choosing

St George’s

At St George’s we know that choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you can make, and our Admissions teams would be pleased to guide you through this sometimes bewildering process.

Below you will find information about to apply for a place for your child in our Lower School, Upper School and Sixth Form. We have welcoming admissions team: do talk to them about your plans, your concerns and your hopes for your child’s future. They will do their very best to help.

In addition to our Open Days, we can offer private tours for prospective families during the working day.  These are by appointment only and will be timed for when our pupils are in lessons. As well as a tour of the school in action, you will have an opportunity to meet with key staff and find out more about our school, it’s provision and ethos.

If you would like to book a private tour of the school please contact our Admissions Team: [email protected]

Upcoming

Open Days

may

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Choosing

St George’s

At St George’s we know that choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you can make, and our Admissions teams would be pleased to guide you through this sometimes bewildering process.

Below you will find information about to apply for a place for your child in our Lower School, Upper School and Sixth Form. We have welcoming admissions team: do talk to them about your plans, your concerns and your hopes for your child’s future. They will do their very best to help.

In addition to our Open Days, we can offer private tours for prospective families during the working day.  These are by appointment only and will be timed for when our pupils are in lessons. As well as a tour of the school in action, you will have an opportunity to meet with key staff and find out more about our school, it’s provision and ethos.

If you would like to book a private tour of the school please contact our Admissions Team: [email protected]

Upcoming

Open Days

may

No Events

Choosing

St George’s

At St George’s we know that choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you can make, and our Admissions teams would be pleased to guide you through this sometimes bewildering process.

Below you will find information about to apply for a place for your child in our Lower School, Upper School and Sixth Form. We have welcoming admissions team: do talk to them about your plans, your concerns and your hopes for your child’s future. They will do their very best to help.

In addition to our Open Days, we can offer private tours for prospective families during the working day.  These are by appointment only and will be timed for when our pupils are in lessons. As well as a tour of the school in action, you will have an opportunity to meet with key staff and find out more about our school, it’s provision and ethos.

If you would like to book a private tour of the school please contact our Admissions Team: [email protected]

Upcoming

Open Days

may

No Events

The Application

Process

To enquire about registering your child for a place at St George’s School, please complete this enquiry form (opens in new window) and a member of our Admissions team will be in touch to discuss your application.

Following communication with our Admissions Team, should you wish to continue the application process, a non-refundable registration fee is payable alongside the registration form that you will be sent to complete. In addition, a copy of your child’s birth certificate, passport and visa documentation (if applicable) will be requested.

All applicants will be considered fairly by our Admissions Panel, and notified in regards to the outcome of their application.

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Confirmation
The Application

Process

To enquire about registering your child for a place at St George’s School, please complete this enquiry form (opens in new window) and a member of our Admissions team will be in touch to discuss your application.

Following communication with our Admissions Team, should you wish to continue the application process, a non-refundable registration fee is payable alongside the registration form that you will be sent to complete. In addition, a copy of your child’s birth certificate, passport and visa documentation (if applicable) will be requested.

All applicants will be considered fairly by our Admissions Panel, and notified in regards to the outcome of their application.

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Admission to

Year 07

Prospective pupils will be invited to sit an Entrance Exam. Places are offered based on both academic aptitude and a good character reference from your child’s current school, but may not be offered in rank order as other factors, outlined in the Admissions Policy are also taken into account.

Admission to

Years 8-11

Parents are invited to contact the Admissions Team to ascertain if there is a vacancy in the desired year group and, if so, you may wish to arrange to attend our next Open Morning/Evening. Be aware – places fill up quickly! If you are unable to attend our Open Morning/Evening, please contact our Admissions Team to arrange a private tour. We do not have a set assessment date for places in other groups and deal with applications on a rolling basis.  Places are offered in other year groups after a successful taster day, a reference from the pupil’s current school and possibly cognitive assessment tests. For those applying to us from overseas we are able to interview and assess remotely.  We are also able to assist with child student visas.

Admission to

Sixth Form

The criteria for Sixth Form entry (Year 12) include:

  • 5 x GCSEs at Grade 9 – 4, or an equivalent if the student is at a school not sitting GCSEs or is not being educated within the UK (or associated) education system;
  • A minimum Grade 5 at GCSE in subjects they hope to study at A Level (Grade 7 Mathematics GCSE is required for Maths, Further Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry or Physics);
  • Other requirements: 5 at GCSE Mathematics and English for students from UK schools;
  • A reference from current school;
  • A personal statement (maximum 500- 700 words). This should highlight your academic achievements to date, any co-curricular interests and hobbies, your future university and career aspirations, and why you would make a good addition to St George’s School Edgbaston.
Admission to

Year 07

Prospective pupils will be invited to sit an Entrance Exam. Places are offered based on both academic aptitude and a good character reference from your child’s current school, but may not be offered in rank order as other factors, outlined in the Admissions Policy are also taken into account.

Admission to

Years 8-11

Parents are invited to contact the Admissions Team to ascertain if there is a vacancy in the desired year group and, if so, you may wish to arrange to attend our next Open Morning/Evening. Be aware – places fill up quickly! If you are unable to attend our Open Morning/Evening, please contact our Admissions Team to arrange a private tour. We do not have a set assessment date for places in other groups and deal with applications on a rolling basis.  Places are offered in other year groups after a successful taster day, a reference from the pupil’s current school and possibly cognitive assessment tests. For those applying to us from overseas we are able to interview and assess remotely.  We are also able to assist with child student visas.

Admission to

Sixth Form

The criteria for Sixth Form entry (Year 12) include:

  • 5 x GCSEs at Grade 9 – 4, or an equivalent if the student is at a school not sitting GCSEs or is not being educated within the UK (or associated) education system;
  • A minimum Grade 5 at GCSE in subjects they hope to study at A Level (Grade 7 Mathematics GCSE is required for Maths, Further Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry or Physics);
  • Other requirements: 5 at GCSE Mathematics and English for students from UK schools;
  • A reference from current school;
  • A personal statement (maximum 500- 700 words). This should highlight your academic achievements to date, any co-curricular interests and hobbies, your future university and career aspirations, and why you would make a good addition to St George’s School Edgbaston.
Parental

Expectations

Upon acceptance Parents and students are expected to:

  • Sign and comply with the School’s terms and conditions (parents);
  • Comply with the School’s Behaviour Management Policy;
  • Comply with the School’s attendance policy;
  • Ensure students comply with the School’s dress code;
  • Ensure students comply with the School’s Student Code of Conduct;
  • Actively support school events.
Parental

Expectations

Upon acceptance Parents and students are expected to:

  • Sign and comply with the School’s terms and conditions (parents);
  • Comply with the School’s Behaviour Management Policy;
  • Comply with the School’s attendance policy;
  • Ensure students comply with the School’s dress code;
  • Ensure students comply with the School’s Student Code of Conduct;
  • Actively support school events.
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