Admissions Introduction

Contacting the admissions office:
Mrs Janet Long
Admissions Registrar
Chigwell School

High Road
Tel: 020 8501 5700
Please specify the age of your child when you request a Registration Pack

Pupils usually join Chigwell School at 4+, 7+,11+ or 16+.

Occasionally, we admit pupils at other ages, sometimes when families have relocated and only if spaces are available. Please contact the Admissions Registrar for further details.
The Headmaster, Mr Michael Punt, has overall responsibility for admissions at Chigwell School. He is always available to see prospective parents who should make an appointment with his PA.
The Head of the Pre Prep School, Mrs Evelyn Gibbs, is responsible for admissions to the Pre Prep.  Tours of the Pre Prep School can be arranged on a working day.
The Head of the Junior School, Mr Simon James, is directly involved in admissions to the Junior School (Years 3 to 8) and is happy to show parents and children around the School during a normal school day.
The Head of Sixth Form, Mr Andrew Long, is happy to see parents of candidates wishing to enter the Sixth Form.
If you would like to tour around any part of the School please contact the Admissions Registrar, Mrs Janet Long.
All applications are handled in the first instance by the Admissions Registrar, Mrs Janet Long, who runs the Admissions Office, makes arrangements for the interviews, assessments and exams and can provide advice on any aspect of the admission process.
We would ask that parents of 4+ candidates registering for entry in September 2016 submit their registration form by 12 noon on Thursday 15th October 2015.  Applications received after this date will be not considered.
Candidates for the 7+ or 11+ entry in September 2016 are recommended to register by the end of October 2015.  Details of the entrance exam will be sent out at this time, together with interview and classroom experience (7+ only) dates.  There will be interviews in both October and November 2015 for 11+ entrants.