Admissions Process

Admissions Process


Admissions Process - Nursery

Applying for your place at St Clare’s School Nursery

Step One

Request a Prospectus

To learn more about our school prior to an open event, please request a prospectus.

Step Two

Book an Open Event

We run open events throughout the academic year and invite all prospective families to attend. Open events are a great opportunity to see the school in action, speak to our Senior Leadership and Admissions teams and hear from current pupils.

At St. Clare’s, ‘Every day is an Open Day’ and we are always delighted to arrange a tour on a busy working day to show you why we are so proud of our lovely school.  Book now.

Step Three

Submit an Application

Apply here.

Mid-year admissions enquiries

Occasional vacancies may arise; please contact our Admissions Team immediately on 01656 789966 to check current availability.

Application deadline for September 2020 entry: 6 December 2019

The registration fee of £50 can be paid via bank transfer or cheque. Our Admissions Registrar will contact you within 48 hours of receiving your application to confirm completion.

Step Four

Attend a Pre-Admissions Interview

Further to your application, we will invite you and your family in to meet with Nursery staff.  The Pre-Admissions Interview is a great opportunity for us to get to know your child better as well as for you to ask any questions you may have.

Admissions interviews will take place during October-January the year prior to entry.

Step Five

Receive an Offer

We endeavour to provide you with the outcome of your application and send Nursery offers out at least 9-12 months prior to entry.

Details on how to accept your place will be provided along with the offer letter.


Admissions Process - Prep, Senior & Sixth Form

Applying for your place at St Clare’s School (Prep School, Senior School and Sixth Form)

Step 1

Request a Prospectus

To learn more about our school prior to an open event, please request a prospectus.

Step 2

Book an Open Event

We run open events throughout the academic year and invite all prospective families to attend. Open events are a great opportunity to see the school in action, speak to our Senior Leadership and Admissions teams and hear from current pupils.

At St. Clare’s, ‘Every day is an Open Day’ and we are always delighted to arrange a tour on a busy working day to show you why we are so proud of our lovely school.  Book now.

Step 3

Submit an Application

Apply here.

Mid-year admissions enquiries

Occasional vacancies may arise; please contact our Admissions Team immediately on 01656 789966 to check current availability.

Application deadline for September 2020 entry: 6 December 2019

The registration fee of £50 can be paid via bank transfer or cheque. Our Admissions Registrar will contact you within 48 hours of receiving your application to confirm completion.

Step 4

Attend an Admissions Interview

Further to your application, we will invite you and your family in to meet with a member of our Senior Leadership Team. The Admissions Interview is a great opportunity for us to get to know your child better as well as for you to ask any questions you may have.
Admissions Interviews will take place during October-January the year prior to entry.

Please bring your child’s latest school report. As part of the admissions process we will also contact your child’s current school for a reference.

Step 5

Receive an Offer

We endeavour to provide you with the outcome of your application and send offers within one week of the Admissions Interview.

Details on how to accept your place will be provided along with the offer letter.

01656 782509