Admissions

2021 Admissions

If you are interested in your son/daughter joining Leicester Grammar School immediately, please contact admissions.


2022 Admissions

We are now welcoming applications for 2022. Applications must be received by Monday 6 December 2020 and the entrance exam for entry into Years 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 in September 2022 will take place on Wednesday 5 January 2022.

Entry into Year 6 (10+)

  • Papers are taken in Reasoning, English and Mathematics (morning of Wednesday 5 January 2022)
  • Candidates under active consideration will be called for interview (date to be confirmed) in January 2022

Entry into Years 7 (11+) and 8 (12+)

  • Papers are taken in Reasoning, English and Mathematics (morning of Wednesday 5 January 2022), followed by group activities (afternoon of Wednesday 5 January 2022).
  • Some candidates may be called for interview during the week following the examination. 

Entry into Years 9 (13+) and 10 (14+)

  • Papers are taken in Reasoning, English, Mathematics and Science (all day on Wednesday 5 January 2022)
  • Some candidates may be called for interview during the week following the examination.

Sixth Form 2021

We welcome applications from academically engaged pupils who want to play an active part in the Sixth Form life of Leicester Grammar School. Entry to the Sixth Form is by interview, offers of a place being conditional upon the GCSE grades gained. Applicants who can demonstrate the following attributes have the best chance of being offered a place:

  • A good academic track record, with at least three GCSEs at grade 7 and three GCSEs at grade 6.
  • A genuine interest in their proposed A-level subjects and a clear rationale for their choices.
  • A track record of engaging positively in activities beyond study. For example: music, drama, sport, Duke of Edinburgh, Scouts, NCS or part-time work.