Scholarships & Bursaries

Scholarships & Bursaries

The 31st March deadline for scholarship applications has now passed.

St Clare’s School is pleased to offer a range of scholarships for new pupils:

  • Academic Scholarship for September 2019 entry to Year 7;
  • Academic Scholarship for September 2019 entry to Year 10; and
  • Academic and Music Scholarships for September 2019 entry to Year 12.

Academic Scholarship Criteria:

Candidates must be performing at the following levels:

Year 7

  • Standardised score of 130+ in at least one of the Year 6 national standardised tests.

Year 10

  • For students who demonstrate a high aptitude in the core subjects of English and Mathematics. Students are likely to be in the top 5% of their year group.

Year 12

  • Predicted a minimum of a Grade 8 average at GCSE.

Applications from students in both the maintained and independent school sectors are welcomed.


Next Senior Transition Day for current Year 6 pupils will be held on Monday, 8th April.

Year 7 and Year 10 Academic Scholarship Day will be held on Tuesday, 9th April.

Senior School & Sixth Form Open Evening will be held on Wednesday, 10th April 5:30 – 7:00pm.

Our Music Workshop Day on Thursday, 11th April will assess Y12 Music Scholarship candidates.


Further information

If your son/daughter meets the eligibility criteria, please contact our Admissions Registrar, Holly Fowlkes, for a copy of the 2019/2020 Scholarship Information pack which includes an application form. Her direct line is (01656) 789966 or email her at

01656 782509