FAQ Admissions

 

AT WHAT AGE DO PUPILS COME TO BANCROFT’S?

DO I HAVE TO APPLY AS SOON AS MY CHILD IS BORN?

CAN I SEE ROUND THE SCHOOL?

HOW HARD IS IT TO OBTAIN A PLACE AT BANCROFT’S?

WHEN ARE THE 11+ ADMISSIONS TESTS?

HOW DO YOU ASSESS POTENTIAL SCHOLARS?

IS THERE ANY ASSISTANCE FOR THOSE WHO CANNOT AFFORD THE FEES?

CAN MY CHILD APPLY TO MORE THAN ONE SCHOOL?

WHAT KIND OF PUPIL THRIVES AT BANCROFT’S?

WHAT ARE THE ADMISSIONS/REGISTRATION/EXAMS/INTERVIEW PROCEDURES? THE TIME FRAME FOR INTERVIEWS?

CAN I REGISTER AT AN OPEN MORNING?

MY CHILD WILL STILL BE 10 IN SEPT WHEN TERM STARTS. WILL YOU STILL ACCEPT HIM/HER?

WHEN SHOULD I REGISTER MY CHILD?

WHAT ARE BANCROFT’S LOOKING FOR IN THE INTERVIEW?

WHEN DO WE HEAR IF WE’VE BEEN OFFERED A PLACE?

HOW MANY CHILDREN SIT THE 11+ ENTRANCE EXAM IN A TYPICAL YEAR?

HOW DO SCHOLARSHIPS WORK?

IS THERE A FEE REDUCTION FOR SIBLINGS?

WHERE IS THE REGISTRATION FORM?

WHY ARE THERE NO IQ AND/OR VERBAL REASONING TEST AT 11+?

CAN YOU RECOMMEND A TUTOR FOR COACHING?

DO YOU HAVE SAMPLE PAPERS AVAILABLE?

DO YOU HAVE A SCHOOL BUS? WHY NOT?

CAN YOU TAKE A CHILD WHO IS:-

WHAT MODERN LANGUAGES DO YOU OFFER?

WHAT ARE YOUR CLASS SIZES?

DO YOU ‘SET’ CHILDREN?

WHAT ARE YOUR GCSE RESULTS?

WHAT ARE YOUR A’ LEVEL RESULTS?

WHERE DO YOUR LEAVERS GO?

Where now?