Admissions Procedure

The Admissions Procedure and stages of application for a place at Oliver House School.

Stages of Application
  • Application: Please click on the link below to complete your application form, payment of £75 must be made via the payment platform before your application will be processed.
    Application Form
  • A visit can be arranged at any time during the year. Contact: Admissions Secretary.
  • Following the visit, if you wish to apply, an application form should be downloaded, printed off and returned to the school, together with the relevant application fee.
  • Following confirmation of receipt, letters offering interviews will be sent out. Those children aged 5 and above (Reception – Year 6) will also be asked to sit a short test in numeracy and literacy, whilst children aged 3-4 will need to accompany parents to the interview.
  • After the interview you will be contacted and informed as to whether your child has been successful in obtaining a place.
  • Should you be offered a place, please return the Acceptance Form, and at this point a non-refundable deposit of £2,500 will be payable, this constitutes a formal acceptance of your child’s place. This deposit is held until the child’s last term at Oliver House (see our terms and conditions). Thereafter a full term’s notice, in writing, should be given should you wish to withdraw your child from the nursery or school. The deposit will be forfeited if less than a term’s notice is given in writing.
  • Full information regarding specific entrance procedure and requirements is sent out in the term prior to entry.


Open Days are the best way to find out about the school, the dates are announced on the home page and in our Calendar.