Sixth Form Entry
For an introductory video on the Sixth Form, see : Sixth Form.
Each year some 30-40 pupils join the school in the Sixth Form. Please contact the school for a prospectus.
Visiting the school: Open Days for 2016 entrants will be held on Saturday 2 May and Saturday 19 September 2015. Private visits to the School are of course welcome. Visits should take place during term time to see the School in action. Please contact the School.
Registration: Sixth Form entry registration is kept confidential until such time as a reference is required. Candidates need to register before being sent the link to the on-line application form.
Entrance examination: Entry is by competitive examination and interview. The closing date for entrants is in October; examinations and interviews are in November. Entrants will also need a minimum of 7 B grades at I/GCSE (or equivalent).
Scholarships: Some academic, music, art and sports scholarships are awarded on the basis of the relevant examination and interview.
Choice of house is likely to be dependent on available spaces in the different boarding and day houses. About half of the girls applying will enter Bailey House, a Sixth Form girls' house.
For details of the current curriculum see: Sixth Form Guide 2014-16.
For full details of admissions procedure see: Sixth Form Entry 2016.
Copies of the Prospectus, application forms, and details of the examination are obtainable from Mrs Kate Harrison, Admissions Assistant, The King's School, Canterbury CT1 2ES; or telephone: 01227 595772; or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
On-line application forms are available.