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11+ Entry

Applications for 11+ entry in 2022 have now closed.

If you have missed the closing date, the next entry point for your son to join Whitgift is 13+ in 2024. Applications will open late Summer 2023.

First Form (Year 7) students learn in a well equipped bespoke Junior Years building, which includes a dedicated Junior Library, Classrooms and Study Room. They also have access to the specialised facilities for Art, DT&E and Science.

Classrooms have interactive Smart Boards which link into personal laptops, as part of the Digital Literacy programme, designed to give students the knowledge and skills to use contemporary methods of learning, as well as traditional ones. The language provision covers three languages, with students choosing one of each from; Romance, Classical and Oriental options.

The Head of Year, and their team in conjunction with the Form Tutor will support students academic, pastoral and co-curricular development. First Form students will have the opportunity to experience a wide variety of co-curricular activities in Sport, Music and Drama, as well as academic enrichment off timetable.

Lower First students have their own Junior Years House programme.

Key Dates


Offers will be emailed on Friday 11 February 2022

Deadline for decisions

Monday 7 March 2022 by midday

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