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Admission Timeline 2018 to 2019

Saturday 6th October

10:00-12:30

Whole School Open Morning. An opportunity to meet teachers, pupils and parents

Friday 23rd November 2018

14.00-15:00

 Information afternoon for Year 7 entry 2019 for external applicantsWelcome and presentation by the Head, in the Roald Dahl Studio, followed by tours of the senior section with current pupils 
November 2018 to January 2019  Short interviews for all registered Year 7 external applicants for entry 2019, with two senior members of staff: the Head, Deputy Heads and a Housemaster/mistress 
Monday 7th January 2019  Deadline for Y7 Bursary applications (Full documentary evidence is required) 
Friday 11th January 2019   Deadline for Year 7 Music, Sport and All-Rounder Scholarship applications Application forms are available to download from the website 
Friday 18th January 2019  Taster Day for all registered external applicants for Year 7 entry in September 2019 This is an opportunity to experience a typical day at The Cathedral School 

Saturday 19th January 2019

8.30am-1.00pm

 Entrance Testing for registered external applicants for Year 7 entry in September 2019 
w/c Monday 21st January 2019   Year 7 entry in September 2019 Scholarships:Music Scholarship auditions with the Director of Music.Sport Scholarship auditions with the Director of Sport.All-Rounder auditions/assessments/interviews take place with relevant Heads of Departments 
w/c Monday 4th February 2019   Year 7 entry in September 2019:Academic Scholarship interviews - by invitation, following entrance testing 
w/c Monday 11th February 2019 Year 7 entry September 2019. Candidates with scholarships, places and waiting list allocations notified. Bursary outcomes notified
Tuesday 5th March 2019 Deadline to accept Year 7 entry September 2019 offers. An acceptance deposit of £500 is required to confirm the place
 Tuesday 25th June 2019    Induction Day. Year 7 (external entry 2019 and current Cathedral School Y6 pupils) will be placed in their House group and will meet their House Tutor and House Master as well as experiencing lessons
Friday 30th August to Sunday 1stSeptember 2019  Year 7 Team Building weekend in Powys. Two night residential activity weekend at Manor Adventure in Powys. Cost will be approximately £180 and is to be paid in full by the end of April 2019 
Wednesday 4th September  Start of Michaelmas Term 2019 

 

Saturday 6th October
10:00-12:30
Whole School Open Morning
Thursday 11th October 2018
17.00-19.00
 Sixth Form Options Evening- meet the Head, Head of Sixth Form and Heads of Faculty and discuss subject options for A level. Tours available with current Sixth Form students
Friday 19th October 2018   Deadline for all Sixth Form Scholarship applications.  Application forms are available to download from the website or from the Registrar
Monday 5th November 2018 Deadline for all Sixth Form Bursary applications
Wednesday 7th November 2018   Be a Sixth Former for a day – for internal and external Y11 pupils. A chance to explore the Sixth Form at The Cathedral School.
Saturday 10th November 2018
8.30-14.30
Sixth Form Academic scholarship exams followed by lunch for candidates
w/c Monday 19th November 2018 and
Monday 26th November 2018
Sixth Form Academic Scholarship interviews for all candidates with Head and Head of Sixth Form
w/c Monday 26th   November 2018 Sixth Form Music and Sport Scholarship Assessments
w/c Monday 10th December 2018 Results of all Sixth Form scholarships and means-tested bursaries notified
Friday 11th January 2019 Deadline for acceptance of Sixth Form scholarship offers
Thursday 31st January 2019 Deadline for Year 11 Cathedral School pupils to confirm their intentions for Year 12.
Friday 15th February 2019 Deadline for A Level option forms to be submitted to Head of Sixth Form or Director of Studies
w/c 4th March 2019 Confirmation of subject choices for Year 12 entry  
Friday 4th April (end of term) Deadline for acceptance of places in the Sixth Form for external applicants
Saturday 6th October
10.00am-12.30pm
Whole School Open Morning (Nursery - Year 13)
Thursday 11th October
5.00pm-7.00pm
Sixth Form Options Evening- meet the Head, Head of Sixth From and Heads of Faculty and discuss subject options for A level. Tours available with current Sixth Form students
Friday 23rd November
2.00pm-3.30pm
Fact Finding open afternoon for Year 7 entry 2018, including current Y6 parents.  Welcome and presentation by the Head, in the Roald Dahl Studio followed by tours of the senior section with current pupils.
Wed 13th  Feb
9.30 to 11.30
Primary Open Morning-Nursery to Year 6
Wednesday 20th March
9.30 – 11.30
Senior Open Morning – Year 7-13
Tuesday 7th May
9.30 – 11.30
Primary Open Morning-Nursery to Y6

Wednesday 5th September