Picking the right school for your child is a difficult decision. We believe it is important that you find the right school for your child. We strongly recommend that you visit Bancroft’s with your child to get a real feeling for what life is like here. Our Open Mornings and Evenings give you the chance to meet staff and pupils as well as to see our fantastic facilities.
Events for 11+ entry 2023
Our next Open Event is on Saturday 11 June 2022 for entry in September 2023, from 9.30am to 12.30pm.
The morning starts with tours of the School led by our pupils which offer a great opportunity to see our facilities and to talk to teaching staff. Following refreshments, the Head, Simon Marshall, will give an introductory speech and there will be a question and answer panel.
It is necessary to book for all our Open Events. Please follow the link below to complete our short form, indicating whether you want to book for a 9.30am or a 11.00am tour.
A further Open Event will take place on Saturday 12 November. In addition, we are offering Tour Mornings at 9.30am on the following Tuesdays: 27 September, 4, 11 and 18 October and Thursday 17 November. Booking will open closer to the date for all these events.
In the meantime, please visit our Virtual Open Day page which has lots of videos and information about 11+ entry.
For any questions about 11+ entry in September 2023, please email:
Event for 7+ entry 2023
Our next Open Event for 7+ entry will be on Saturday 8 October 2022, from 10.00am to 12.00pm. It will be necessary to book to attend this event. Further details and a booking form will be available closer to the date.
This will be the ideal chance to visit Bancroft’s Prep and meet our pupils and staff. The morning starts with a presentation at 10.00am from our Head, Mr Layburn, and he will be on hand during the morning to answer all your questions. As well as self guided tours around the Prep School building, when you will meet our teaching staff, you will also have the opportunity to visit those areas of the Senior School which are used by our Prep School pupils.
If you have any questions regarding 7+ entry (into Year 3) in September 2023, please email:
Event for 16+ entry 2023
Our Open Evening for 16+ entry in 2023 will take place on Thursday 29 September 2022; timings and booking form will be posted here when available.
If you have any questions regarding 16+ entry, please email:
If you have any questions regarding admissions in 2022 please contact:
Prep School (entry at 7+)
020 8506 6774
Senior School (entries at 11+ and 16+):
020 8505 4821