Entrance Examination Syllabus

 

7+, 8+, 9+, 10+

English (Comprehension and Creative Writing) and Maths (Mental and Written). 

11+ English: 

Section A

Task 1: Comprehension of prose passage.

Task 2: Creative/descriptive/original writing (choose from a number of options).

 
Section B Analysis of prose, passage or poem. Questions testing the pupils’ skills of inference.

11+ Maths:   

 
 
Section A Basic arithmetic.
Section B Arithmetic and thinking skills.
Section C Problem solving. 

12+,13+,14+ English:

 
Section A Comprehension of passage.
Section B Creative/descriptive/original writing task.

12+,13+,14+ Maths: 

  Testing arithmetic and more advanced problem solving.

13+,14+ Science:

  Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Multiple choice and short answer questions.

13+,14+ MFL:

Section A Translating MFL into English.     
 
Section B Translating English into MFL.

All ages calculated as at 1 September.

Registration Forms are available from the Admissions Registrar, Mrs Nicolette Mullan, on 0121 705 4273, at admissions@solsch.org.uk or from the website, under Key Dates/Registration.

The closing date for applications for the Senior School is Tuesday 19 September 2017.

The closing date for applications for the Junior School is Friday 8 December 2017.

The closing dates for applications for the Sixth Form are Wednesday 13 December 2017 (internal UV pupils) and Wednesday 10 January 2018 (external).

The Entrance Examination dates are:

  • Saturday 4 November 2017 for Senior School.  
  • Saturday 13 January 2018 for Junior School.

The Sixth Form Scholarship Examination is Tuesday 23 January 2018.

  1. 11+ EXAMINATION SYLLABUS
  2. 12+ EXAMINATION SYLLABUS
  3. 13+ EXAMINATION SYLLABUS
  4. 14+ EXAMINATION SYLLABUS
  5. Junior School Entrance Exams Syllabus