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Junior School Events Calendar

  • 29 MAR 2017

    Year 5 Residential Year 5 Residential takes place. Further details to follow. More Details

  • 05 APR 2017

    Spring Concert More details to follow. More Details

How to apply and entrance examination details

It is very straightforward to apply for a place at Bradford Grammar Junior School and we would be delighted to hear from you.  You can get in touch with us on 01274 553742, visit usrequest our prospectus and register online.  Please let us know if you’d prefer these to be sent out to you in the post.

Entry choices

We take a number of students each year for entry from Year 2 (age 6-7) through to Year 6 (age 10-11).

What to expect after you have registered

After you have registered for a place at the School and dependent upon their year group of entry, your child will be invited to take either our assessment or our entrance examination.

Dates for your diary

Year 2 (age 6) Assessments will take place in the week commencing Monday 26 February 2018
Years 3 and 4 (age 7 and 8) Assessments will take place in the week commencing Monday 29 January 2018
Years 5 and 6 (age 9 and 10) The entrance examination will take place in the week commencing Monday 5 February 2018
Entry to Years 2, 3 and 4

Entry to Bradford Grammar Junior School at Years 2, 3 and 4 (age 6, 7 and 8) is by assessment. Your child will be invited to come into school for a day where they are taught and observed by our teachers. Children really enjoy this day and often do not realise that they are being assessed, coming away feeling happy and enthused.

And after the assessment day?

Following the assessment day, you will hear from us letting you know if your child has been successful.

Entry to Years 5 and 6

Entry to Bradford Grammar Junior School at Years 5 and 6 (age 9 and 10) is by entrance examination and involves tests in Maths and English.  After you’ve registered for a place at the School we will send you an acknowledgement that we have received your registration.  We will send you an application form, specimen examination questions and entrance examination details towards the end of October.

Pupils who progress from Bradford Grammar School Junior School to the Senior School are not required to sit the 11+ entrance exam.

And after the entrance exam?

Following the entrance exam you should hear from us within seven days, letting you know if your child has been successful.