Admissions

We have three main admission points: Nursery (children can join when they are 2 years and 6 months old), Reception (age 4+) and Year 3 (age 7+). We occasionally have places in other year groups.

If you are considering Rosemead for your child, the Headmaster and staff extend a warm invitation to visit our school. Group show-rounds take place frequently during term time. Alternatively, individual appointments can be arranged. If you would like further information or to arrange a visit, please call the School Office on 020 8670 5865.

Admissions procedure:

Please complete an Application for Admission Form. A hard copy can be obtained from the School Office. The application form should be completed and returned to: The Admissions Registrar, Rosemead Preparatory School, 70 Thurlow Park Road, London, SE21 8HZ, with a £50 registration fee (cheques payable to TET or payable by debit/credit card.

Applicants are then invited for assessment on one of the following dates:

Entry Point Assessment Date
7+ (Year 3) Week commencing 12th November 2018
4+ (Reception) November 2018 and January 2019
3+ (Nursery) January 2019

We also arrange additional 3+ and 4+ assessment dates during the Spring and Summer Terms.

Entry Point Offer Date Offer Reply Date
7+ (Year 3) 11th January 2019 8th February 2019
4+ (Reception) Offer letters will be posted within a week of the assessment date Within two weeks of place offer date.
3+ (Nursery) Offer letters will be posted within a week of the assessment date Within two weeks of place offer date.

If applications are received after the scheduled assessment dates, or for other year groups, individual assessment dates will be arranged. This would be dependent on the availability of a place at the time of application.

For children applying for Nursery or Reception places the assessment will be an informal two-hour play session. For children applying for years 1 – 6 there will be a variety of language and mathematical exercises over a morning session.

If you have any other questions or require any further information, please email our Admissions Registrar.

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