Specialist aptitude tests
For 2022 entry, the specialist aptitude tests will be held in September and October 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:
- Complete and return the school's Supplementary Information Form (SIF).
- Return it to the school by the relevant closing date.
- Include the school as a preference on your online application or Common Application Form.
You can also get a paper copy of a SIF from the school.
Date of test
Ashcroft Technology Academy – up to 24 specialist places in Technology
|Return the SIF by 13 September 2021||27 and 28 September 2021|
|Chestnut Grove Academy – up to 30 specialist places each in Art & Design and Modern Foreign Languages||Return the SIF by midday on 10 September 2021||18 September 2021|
Saint Cecilia's Church of England School – 9 foundation and 9 open specialist places in Music
|Return the SIF by 11 October 2021||Preliminary assessment 14 October 2021 and final assessment 21 October 2021|
Provision of Specialist Test Scores
Schools will directly provide you with your child’s specialist test score prior to the closing date for applications. This is a requirement of the national admissions code and will help you to assess whether your child may be eligible for a specialist aptitude place at Ashcroft Technology Academy, Chestnut Grove Academy or Saint Cecilia’s Church of England School.