There are certain schools in the UK that are heavily oversubscribed and due to the competition for places preparation is advised. This applies to the Public Boarding Schools (13+ entry) and to the Day Schools and Boarding Schools (11+ entry). A calendar of events, preparation and exams is as follows:
October/ November Assessments for pupils aged 11 born September to March for Conditional Places
September – January preparation for 11+ entry exams
January 11+ entry exams
February – May preparation for 13+ Common Entrance Exams
May/June Assessments for pupils aged 11 born April to September for Conditional Places
Conditional Places (Age 11) awarded December and June.
Common Entrance Awards (13+) awarded June.