Admissions Prep School

Group Stage

Prep - Years 1–8

Entry for students aged 5–12

Although the traditional entry points into the Prep School are Years 1-3 & 7, Seaford is delighted to take students into Years 1–7 throughout the year as well as starting in September, where we have spaces. The closing date for registration for potential entry into Year 7, September 2022 is October 15th 2021.

 

Steps in Admissions Process

Request a Prospectus

Simply fill out our contact form and we can send you a prospectus.  We have a printed and an online version. 

Request a prospectus

Visit Our Open Morning

Our Open Mornings are informal and give you the chance to get a feel for our culture and ethos. You will have a tour of Seaford with a student guide. This is followed by refreshments and the chance to talk to staff and our senior team.    

We also hold two Activity Mornings each year for parents considering entry into Years 1–5.  These take place during the November and April Open Mornings. 

register for our open morning

Arrange a Visit

Come and see us in action during the school day!  You will have a tour of Seaford with the Head of Prep, Mr Alastair Brown, who will answer any questions you have about joining Seaford.   

arrange a visit

Complete Registration Form

Following a visit, if you would like your child to be considered for a place at Seaford College Prep School, please complete the registration form as soon as possible and return this to Admissions together with payment of the £100 registration fee. 

registration form

Attend Taster Day

For entry for Years 1-6, we would be delighted to welcome your child to our Prep School for a Taster Day where they join students in their current year group and participate in lessons and activities. 

For entry into Year 7, we invite students to visit on one of two Taster Day opportunities where they will meet our current students and take part in a fun and action packed day.

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Seaford Request School and any specialist reports from parents

We use school and specialist reports (should there be any), to ascertain not only whether your child will be able to access the curriculum, but whether they will be happy in the Seaford College environment.  

 

Seaford Request Academic & Personal References From Current School

Seaford is an inclusive, non-elitist school that is academically non-selective. We use references to ascertain not only whether your child will be able to access the curriculum, but whether they will be happy in the Seaford College environment. 

Attend Ability Testing Day

Registered students looking to join Seaford College in Years 6&7 will be asked to sit Cognitive Abilities Tests.

Seaford is an inclusive, non-elitist school that is academically non-selective.  We use Cognitive Abilities Tests to ascertain not only whether your child will be able to access the curriculum, but whether they will be happy in the Seaford College environment. 

Further Information

 

Accept Offer

On completion of the Admissions process, and if successful, Seaford College will make an offer based on references, school reports, Taster Days, and CAT results (where applicable).

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Good Schools Guide

Register for Our Sixth Form Open Evening 

  • Our Sixth Form Open Evening is on 12th October 2021. Please contact our Admissions Team for more details and if you're looking to join our Sixth Form in September 2021.