Key Dates

There are lots of dates to bear in mind when making an application to Headington and these vary according to the year of entry and the country you are applying from.

Please also see our key dates for overseas applications.

Closing Dates For Applications

Age Type Of Application Closing Date (12.00 Pm Noon)
3+ to 6+

All applications Please contact Prep Admissions for Spring Term assessment dates. Limited spaces available for 2023 entry.
7+ to 10+


All applications Please contact Prep Admissions for Spring Term assessment dates. Limited spaces available for 2023 entry.
11+
UK applications
Closed for 2023 entry


11+
All scholarships
Closed for 2023 entry


13+ (Direct entry)
UK applications
Closed for 2023 entry


13+
All scholarships
Closed for 2023 entry


16+
UK applications
Please contact Admissions


16+
All scholarships
Closed for 2023

Entrance Procedures

Prep School

Year Group

Testing Days

Dates

Nursery Offers are made after family visits or virtual meetingsWednesday 1st March 2023
Reception Informal assessments
Wednesday 1st March 2023
Year 1 Informal assessments
Wednesday 1st March 2023
Year 2 Informal assessments
Wednesday 1st March 2023
Year 3

Entrance Day at Headington Prep School2023 assessment dates tbc
Year 4

Entrance Day at Headington Prep School2023 assessment dates tbc
Year 5

Entrance Day at Headington Prep School2023 assessment dates tbc
Year 6

Entrance Day at Headington Prep School2023 assessment dates tbc

Please contact the Prep School Admissions Coordinator, Eloise Hepple at prepadmissions@headingtonschool.com

Senior School

Year

TestingDates

11+Entrance Day at Headington School

Closed for 2023 entry
Academic Scholarship Day (invitation only)

Closed for 2023 entry
Art, Dance, Drama, Music and Sport Scholarship Day

Closed for 2023 entry
13+

Entrance Examinations at Headington School (Direct entry - Year 8 pupils)

Closed for 2023 entry
Academic Scholarship Day (invitation only)

Closed for 2023 entry
Co-curricular Scholarship Days (Art, Dance, Drama, Music and Sport)

Closed for 2023 entry
16+

Entrance Day at Headington School
For UK and overseas candidates
Closed for 2023 entry

Academic Scholarship Assessment

Closed for 2023 entry
Art, Dance, Drama, Music and Sport Scholarships Day

Closed for 2023 entry

If you are unable to attend on one of the above testing dates, or would like information about late applications please contact our Admissions Office to arrange an alternative appointment.