Entrance Examination

Prospective pupils are required to sit an online entrance examination in Verbal, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Mathematics. There will also be a written paper in English. We will invite your child to attend the school all day in January 2022 to sit the examination.

St Nicholas’ School is not a selective school and prospective pupils come from a wide range of feeder schools both Independent and State. For more information please click button below.


Entry Information for year 7

To register your daughter to sit the Entrance Examination, please complete the downloadable registration form and post it to us together with a registration fee of £100.00 either paid as a bank transfer or a cheque payable to St Nicholas’ School. Alternatively, contact the Registrar for a paper copy.

Registration form

Following the examinations the girls will be offered a place, subject to achieving the required academic standard. This place is reserved by a refundable deposit of £500.00. 40% is refunded against the pupil’s first term and the balance is refunded without interest subject to the deduction of any fees or other sums due the School on your child’s leaving.


For further information please contact the Registrar on 01252 850121 or email registrar@st-nicholas.hants.sch.uk

The entrance examinations for pupils entering the school in Year 7 in September 2022 will take place in January 2022.

The closing date for 2022 registrations is Friday 19th November 2021.
Scholarships and means tested bursaries are available.