Senior School Admissions
Senior School Admissions

Senior School Admissions

Application Form for 11+ Entry 

Channing School is a member of The London 11+ Consortium and follows its Agreed Code of Practice. Candidates for entry to Year 7 sit the London 11+ Consortium entrance examination in January of the year of entry.

Key Dates for 11+ 2021 Entry

Closing date for applications: 18 November 2020

London 11+ Consortium Exam: Friday 8 January 2021

Results emailed to parents : Friday 12 February 2021

Closing date for Acceptance of offer: Wednesday 3 March at 12 noon.

We request a school reference for all applicants and invite all candidates to attend an interview. Our policy is to offer places on the basis of the whole picture created by the examination result, the school reference and the interview performance. We look very carefully at all three aspects to gauge a candidate’s potential.

Scholarships and Awards

Academic and Music awards are offered in recognition of achievement and potential. Please see our Scholarships Policy:

Academic Scholarships: All candidates who sit the 11+ entrance examination are considered for an academic scholarship worth 10% of the tuition fees. There is no need to make a separate application.

Music Scholarship Information    –    Music Scholarship Application Form

Bursaries  – Financial assistance is offered to pupils who would benefit from an education at Channing but whose financial circumstances might prevent this. Support for up to 100% of the tuition fees is available. Please see our Financial Assistance Policy for more information.

If you have any queries regarding admission to the Senior School please contact the Registrar on 020 8340 2328 or email