Entry at 7+

We welcome 24 new girls into the school at 7+ (Year 3). All applicants are invited for assessment, before which a reference will be requested from their current school.

Applications for 7+ can be submitted at any time, up to early November of the year before entry. To apply, please download the application form or email The deadline for entry 2019 is Friday 9th November 2018. The initial assessment will take place on Friday 23rd November 2018 followed by a second round of assessments between the 8th and 11th January 2019.

For 7+ entry in September 2019

Girls born between 1st September 2011 and 31st August 2012


Entrance examination

The initial assessment comprises three papers – English, Maths and Reasoning – based on the curriculum taught in all schools in Year 2. The initial assessment will take place on Friday 23rd November 2018.


Group assessment

Girls who perform well are invited back in late January/early February for a group assessment.


Places offered

Places are then offered to girls on the basis of their performance in the examination and assessment, as well as the reference.

Open Days

South Hampstead is a popular school. Entry is competitive. Girls are assessed via examination, interview and report. We recommend that anyone considering applying for South Hampstead should book a place on an Open Day for a taste of life at the school.

Open Days

Open Days