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 : An Open Day for 2015 entrants will be held on Saturday 3 May 2014. Private visits to the School are of course welcome. 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 2013-15.
For full details of admissions procedure see: Sixth Form Entry 2014
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 will be available from late August 2013.