Year 9 Admissions 2024
Join us at a number of events as you discover Berkhamsted Boys
Join us at our virtual events to find out more about Berkhamsted Boys
This event has now passed for 2023 entry.
Join us in July 2023 for September 2025 entry.
Book your place
Registration Deadline – Now closed for September 2023 and September 2024 applications.
Please contact our Admissions department for information on our continued interest list for out of year applications.
Assessments and Interviews
Saturday 26 November
We set entry examinations for all children wishing to enter our Senior Schools to ascertain whether they can reach the academic standards we set.
- The assessment for 13+ entry includes an online English, Mathematics, Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning test to be sat at Berkhamsted School in Year 7 on Saturday 26 November.
- An interview with the Headteacher/Deputy of Berkhamsted Boys is scheduled ahead of the entry assessment.
- A reference from the pupil’s current school is also required.
Monday 10 October
Deadline for Scholarship applications
Please be aware that students should be registered for entry to the school when applying for a scholarship
Monday 7 November
Deadline for return of applications for additional means-tested funding **
** (additional means tested funding is only awarded in conjunction with a scholarship)
Scholarship Assessments for Year 9 entry 2024**
- Tuesday 15 November – Music Scholarship Assessment
- Wednesday 16 November – Sport Scholarship Assessment
- Thursday 17 November – Drama Scholarship Assessment
- Friday 9 December – Academic Scholarship Interviews
- You will be contacted in the week leading up to Friday 9 December if your child is being invited to sit the Academic Scholarship
Assessment and Scholarship Results and Acceptances
Monday 9 January 2023
Assessment and Scholarship result letters emailed
Monday 30 January 2023
Deadline for acceptance of places
Key dates for new starters
Dates to be confirmed – New Boys’ Evening (Senior School)
Dates to be confirmed – New Pupils’ Induction Day
Dates to be confirmed – New pupils start at Berkhamsted
Dates to be confirmed – Term begins
Assessments and interviews for pupils who expressed interest after application deadline
Dates to be confirmed – Assessments and interviews for pupils who expressed interest after application deadline on ‘Headteacher’s list’, subject to there being places available
Offers made to pupils assessed from Headteacher’s list
Acceptance deadline for offers made to pupils on Headteacher’s list
We advise visiting Berkhamsted at one of our on-site Open Events in the first instance. For families looking for entry in the next two years (i.e. 2022 and 2023 entry), we can offer group and individual tours of our school sites.
To book a place on a personal tour please complete the form below and our Admissions team will be in touch in due course to make arrangements.
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