Specialist aptitude tests

The specialist aptitude tests are moving to September for:

  • Ashcroft Technology Academy
  • Chestnut Grove Academy
  • Saint Cecilia's Church of England School

If you are considering applying for a specialist aptitude place in a Wandsworth school:

  1. complete and return the school's Supplementary Information Form (SIF), and
  2. return it to the school by the relevant closing date. 

You can also get a paper copy of a SIF from the school.

School SIF deadline Date of test
Ashcroft Technology Academy – up to 21 specialist places in Technology Return the SIF by 15 September 2017 2 October 2017
Chestnut Grove Academy – up to 30 specialist places each in Art & Design and Modern Foreign Languages Return the SIF by 8 September 2017 16 September 2017

Saint Cecilia's Church of England School – 10 foundation and 5 open specialist places in Music

Return the SIF by 8 September 2017 Preliminary assessment 22 September 2017 and final assessment 29 September 2017

Testing will take place in September and you will be advised of the test results before the main closing date for applications (31 October).

This will enable you to assess whether to proceed with application for a specialist aptitude place.  If you do, you must list the school as a preference on your online application or Common Application Form.