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Entrance Tests for entry in September 2017 will take place on Saturday 14 January 2017.

For Year 7 the Entrance Test consists of papers in Maths, English, Verbal Reasoning. All candidates will also have a short interview/chat with a Perse teacher along with a short humanities video/questions exercise about which more information can be found here. A confidential reference will be sought from the child’s current school.

Pupils with Special Educational Needs should discuss their application with the school prior to the Entrance Test.

Year 7 specimen papers

English

Minor changes have been made to the examination paper this year, which are reflected in the specimen papers below.

Year 7 English Specimen Paper 1

Year 7 Multiple Choice Rationale – Paper 1

Year 7 English Specimen Paper 2

Year 7 Multiple Choice Rationale – Paper 2

However, if you would like to refer to previous papers in a different format, please see the archive below.

Year 7 English Specimen Paper 1

Year 7 English Specimen Paper 2

Year 7 English Specimen Paper 3

Year 7 English Specimen Paper 4

Maths

Year 7 Maths Syllabus

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 1

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 2

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 2 – answers

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 3

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 3 – Answers

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 4

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 4 -Answers

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 5

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 5 – Answers

Year 7 Maths Specimen Paper 1 Answers

Verbal Reasoning

Year 7 Verbal Reasoning Sample Questions

Humanities exercise

This short exercise requires no preparation but some example information can be found here.

Please note: the School cannot enter into any correspondence regarding these example answers or clarify questions/acceptable solutions further. It is important that full working is shown with solutions because many marks are awarded for that working and in some cases more than one answer will be accepted for some problems.