King Edward VI School - Admissions


Admissions Policy
Admission to K.E.S. in Year 7 is by a selective entrance procedure administered by the Local Authority on the School’s behalf. Warwickshire Admissions are also responsible for the administration of all occasional vacancy admissions to the School and should be contacted in the first instance. The School administers its own admissions to the Sixth Form, details of which can be found below.

Sixth Form Entry
Please click here to access the Sixth Form homepage.

Enquiries regarding transport to and from School should be made directly to Warwickshire County Transport. (Tel: 01926 412929).

Year 7 Entry - Dates for September 2020:

Tuesday 7th May 2019
Saturday 15th June 2019
Open Morning

Friday 28th June 2019 (4.00pm)
Closing date for 11+ registration forms
11+ What to expect on the day of the test
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Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September 2019
Main 11+ testing sessions
Monday 14th October 2019
11+ results released to parents/carers
Thursday 31st October 2019 (5.00pm)
Closing date to apply for a place at a secondary school for September 2020 entry
Monday 2nd March 2020
National Offer Day for applications to secondary school
Friday 13th March 2020 (4.00pm)
Deadline for Acceptance of Offers
June 2020
New Year 7 Parents’ Evening
June 2020
Induction Day

Year 7 Admissions Form – September 2019
If your son has obtained a place in the September 2019 Year 7 cohort at King Edward VI School, we would invite you to complete the online Admissions Form using the link below.

If you have any queries about the Admissions Form, please contact the School Office via

Admissions Form : Please click here to access the Year 7 Online Admissions Form

Please only complete the form if you have received a firm offer from your local admissions authority.
Warwickshire Admissions organise admission appeals on behalf of the School. Details (including the timetable for organising and hearing admission appeals) can be found at: The Headmaster will write to the parents of all successful applicants in April 2020 inviting them and their sons to meet with him at School.  The letter will also contain details of the New Parents’ Evening and Induction Day which will be in June 2020.