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Year 7 - September 2022 Entry

If you wish to apply to join us, you first need to complete the entrance tests which take place on Friday 24/Saturday 25 September (date to be confirmed). Online applications for the entrance test have now closed. You will receive an automated response that your application has been received and in due course you will be provided with further details regarding the procedure for the test day.

Usually you could come and take a look at why you should join us, at one of our Open Days. However, as we are currently restricting visitors to the school, our open days have been postponed until further notice. Please enjoy the links on our home page to get a flavour of life at Newstead Wood School in the meantime.

Small group School Tours canbe booked online through our Eventbrite page

Entrance Test Form (Online Form)


Registration for the Year 7 Selection Test

Online registration for the selection test for entry into Year 7 in September 2022 opens on Monday 26 April 2021. The closing date for submitting the completed form is Friday 28 May 2021

Applications for the selection test are made online along with the upload of supporting documents - Please click here for the link to the online form.

Please email admissions@newsteadwood.co.uk should you have any questions or queries.

You must also complete a Common Application Form for your local authority, by 31 October 2021.  If you do not do this, your child will not be considered for a place.



Familiarisation Material available to Pupil Premium Students

If your daughter is in receipt of Pupil Premium, we are pleased to be able to offer access to an additional online package of around 10-hours familiarisation material, that has been developed by the Grammar School Heads Association, especially for Pupil Premium students. If you indicate Pupil Premium on the application form, once we have verified this, we will send you a logon code especially for you, so you can access the material on the online platform hosted by Frog.



Further Information

Click here to view our Prospectus and online Open Day materials. 

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For information about 'In-Year' admissions please contact the School.

For details of applications to our Sixth Form, please see our Sixth Form Site 


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