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How to apply


We are sorry, but registrations for September 2020 are now closed. If you would like to apply for a place from 2021 onwards, please click on the link below. 

To apply, simply complete the online Registration Form and pay the £100 fee. The deadline to apply is 15 October in the year prior to entry (eg 15 October 2020 for September 2021 entry) You can download a registration form if you prefer.


Key Admissions dates 

Key Dates for applying to Freemen's

Date Description
May, September, October                                                    Open Events
15 October                                                        Deadline to apply
November Online assessments for applications for Year 7 (11+) to Year 10 (14+) entry and for entry for Sixth Form if not studying eight or more GCSEs
November- January 

We will request a confidential report from current school

16+ Scholarship Exams and Auditions (November)



Entrance Assessments for entry to Year 3 (7+) to Year 6 (10+) and Interviews for all candidates

11+ and 13+ Scholarship Exams and Auditions

February (first week) Decision letters are sent 
March (first week) Deadline to accept offers
June Induction Day for all new pupils and welcome evening for new parents
September Start at Freemen's

The application process is the same for each point of entry into the school. To find out what is required for each point of entry, click on the links below:

Applications for other years 

Registration for entry into Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 8 and Year 10 is subject to availability.  Please contact the Admissions Team at or call 0044 (0) 1372 822423 prior to registration to check on availability of places.  Please note that we do not accept registrations for entry into Year 11 and Year 13.  



Open Events




Scholarships and Bursaries