Moving on to the Senior School, King’s Worcester, is a natural step for the majority of our pupils. It is a seamless transition which includes plenty of opportunities to visit King’s Worcester and meet key members of staff before starting Year 7.
King’s Hawford pupils are automatically entered for the King’s Worcester entrance tests, and our curriculum ensures they are well prepared.
Places will be awarded on the basis of a child’s performance on papers in English, Mathematics, and Verbal Reasoning. There is also a short interview. The pupils work in small groups, ensuring an atmosphere conducive to them giving of their best.
The entrance test for pupils at King’s Hawford is on a qualifying as opposed to a competitive basis. If children perform at a satisfactory level they are likely to be offered places at King’s Worcester. An important part of the selection process is the consideration of a report from King’s Hawford. The entrance tests are also used to determine any potential offers of scholarships.