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.

  Admissions Policy for September 2017 Entry (PDF) 

  Admissions Policy for September 2018 (Entry (PDF)

Year 7 Entry 

Dates for Year 7 Entry (September 2017):

Saturday 18th June 2016 K.E.S. Open Morning (click here for information)
Monday 9th May 2016 Online admissions website opens
Friday 8th July 2016 Closing date for 11+ registration forms
Saturday 10th September 2016 Main 11+ testing session
Friday 14th October 2016 11+ results released to parents/carers
Monday 31st October 2016 Closing date to apply for a place at a secondary school for September 2017 entry
Wednesday 1st March 2017 National Offer Day for applications to secondary school
Tuesday 14th March 2017 Deadline for Acceptance of Offers
Thursday 15th June 2017 New Year 7 Parents’ Evening
Tuesday 27th June 2017 Induction Day

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 2017 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 2017.

Sixth Form Entry

An Open Evening for 2017 Sixth Form Entry was held on Tuesday 8th November 2016.  

For further information, please click here.

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