Wycombe Abbey: This is a girls only day and boarding school for 627 pupils aged 11 to 18. Whether for 11+ entry or 13+ entry, applicants should register at least 18 months before their expected start. Girls will be invited to interview the year before her start in October of Year 6. The interview will include group activities with others of the same age and a Science and PE lesson. Following this, assessments are sat to measure skills in verbal, non-verbal and maths reasoning. This is a computer-based exam and lasts 1 and a half hours. Following the assessment day, candidates can be offered a provisional place. All offers are dependant on success in the ISEB 11+ Common Entrance exams in English, Maths and Science taken in January of Year 6. Each exam is 1 hour long. 13+ candidates attend an assessment day in September of Year 8 which involves an interview and online test. An offer may be made which is subject to Common Entrance or Scholarship exams. The Common Entrance Exams are taken in June of Year 8 in English, Maths, Science, History, Geography, Religious Studies and one Modern Language (French, German, Spanish or Mandarin). There are optional papers in Latin and Greek. Alternatively, girls can opt to take the Wycombe Abbey Academic Scholarship papers at 13+. These are taken in January / February of year 8. 16+ entry – all candidates in the UK or overseas must take the UKiset exam in Year 10 at an approved test centre or at Wycombe Abbey. Students must be awarded at least six GCSEs at grade A or higher and in each subject to be taken for A-Level. There are also entrance exams in November of Year 11 and a report with GCSE predictions is requested. There will also be am interview. Scholarships are available at 11+ and 13+ by invitation and offer 5% fee remission.
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