Joining BCS

Making the best choice for your child

Joining BCS

For details about joining BCS Senior and the joining process, you can download our Joining BCS Senior Brochure here.

Pupils Joining BCS Prep (Nursery to Year 6)

Pupils interested in joining BCS Prep are encouraged to come to visit the School and meet with the Head of BCS Prep, Miss Kay Smith. Following the visit, we hope that you will like to register with us, and we will invite your child in to join us for a Taster Day to experience a day as a BCS Prep pupil.

Pupils Joining BCS Senior School (Year 7 to Year 11)

Pupils interested in joining BCS Senior School are encouraged to come to visit the School and meet with our Headmaster, Mr Russell Slatford. 

Following the visit, we hope that you will like to register your child with us, and we can start to complete the entrance procedure, which entails an informal interview with the Headmaster and completion of our entrance papers.

Practice papers are available:

BCS English Test - Year 7-8      BCS Mathematics Test - Year 7-8
BCS English Test - Year 9-10    BCS Mathematics Test - Year 9-10

Pupils Joining BCS Sixth Form (Year 12 and Year 13)

Pupils interested in joining BCS Sixth Form are encouraged to come to visit the School and meet with the Headmaster, Mr Russell Slatford.

All students are asked to complete the Sixth Form Application Form and have an interview with either the Headmaster or Head of Sixth Form, Miss Vicki Lomax.

A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (Grade A*-C) are required, as well as a satisfactory School report.

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