Poole Grammar School, Gravel Hill, Poole, Dorset, BH17 9JU | Tel: 01202 692132 | Email: pgsoffice@poolegrammar.com

Year 7 Application Process

There are 180 places available in Year 7.


The entrance test will be held on the morning of Saturday 23 September 2023.

Admissions to Year 7 for September 2024 are governed by the Poole Grammar School admissions policy 2024 – Admissions Policy 2024 Entry

Further information on key dates for September 2024 admission:

List of Key Dates  
Test Registration* Deadline 12.00 noon Friday 8th Sept 2023
Closing Date for Access Arrangements Forms 12.00 noon Monday 12th Sept 2023
Test Information sent to Parents Friday 15th Sept 2023
TEST DAY Saturday 23rd Sept 2023
Test Results emailed to parents Friday 13th Oct 2023 (end of day)
Closing date for school applications to BCP 12.00 noon 31st Oct 2023
Offer of places sent out by BCP 1st March 2024

*please note that the online registration form is hosted by Bournemouth School for Boys on their website. On page 3 of the form you will be asked “Would the student prefer to sit the entrance tests at either Bournemouth School or Poole Grammar School?” please select Poole Grammar School to sit the test here.