The King's (The Cathedral) School

Peterborough

Year 6 Opening Evening (for Year 7 Entry in September 2024) - Tuesday 12 September, 6pm-8pm. No appointments necessary, just turn up on the night.

Post-16 Evening (for Year 12 Entry in September 2024) - Thursday 2 November, 6.15pm for King's students, 6.45pm for external students. Again, no appointments necessary.


Year 3 Admissions Criteria for Entry in September 2024

Year 7 Admissions Criteria for Entry in September 2024

Year 12 (Sixth Form) Admissions Criteria for Entry in September 2024

Admissions Policy 2024


The Entrance Examination for Year 7 Entry in September 2024 will be held on Saturday 7 October 2023.

Forms to register for the Entrance Examination will be available to submit online via the School website in September 2023.

Entrance Exam Sample Question Paper

Entrance Exam Sample Answer Sheet

Guide - How to Apply


The Supplementary Information Forms for entry in September 2024 will be available in September 2023 when the application process opens.


The Music Auditions for Year 7 Entry in September 2024 will be held on Thursday 5 October & Friday 6 October 2023.

Forms to register for a Music Audition will be available to submit online via the School website in September 2023.

Booking a time slot for a Music Audition can be made after the Open Evening in September.


Links for Local Authority School Admissions websites:

Peterborough: https://www.peterborough.gov.uk/residents/schools-and-education/school-admissions/

Cambs: http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/info/20059/schools_and_learning/363/apply_for_a_school_place

Lincs: https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/schools-and-education/school-admissions/

Northants: http://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/schools-and-education/school-admissions/Pages/default.aspx

Rutland: https://www.rutland.gov.uk/my-services/schools-education-and-learning/school-admissions/