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Admissions process

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Nursery admissions process:

1. Get in touch!

 

Please contact our Head of Admissions Claire White by email, via our online enquiry form or by ringing 01653 648227.
Claire is here to help you decide whether Terrington Hall is the right school for you and your child. She’s happy to answer any questions, big or small, guide you throughout the admissions process and do all she can to help you come to a decision.

2. Come and visit

Our Headmaster, Simon Kibler, will be delighted to have a chat with you about your child and explain more about what we can offer them. He’ll show you around so you can see our Nursery and Pre-Prep in action, meet the children and our dedicated staff, and take in our beautiful setting overlooking the Howardian Hills. Claire White will arrange a time to suit you. Alternatively, you can come along to one of our Open Days.

3. Taster day

Your child is very welcome to join the Nursery class for a taster day, to spend time with their prospective classmates and teacher. The Nursery teacher, Mrs Ashley Cooper, will give informal feedback on how your child gets on and will be happy to chat about any concerns you may have.

4. Register

If you would like to register your child, please complete a registration form, which you’ll receive in your parent pack when you visit, or we’ll email it to you. There’s a non-refundable £75 registration fee which allows your application to be processed. When spaces are limited, preference is given to parents who registered earliest.

5. Secure your child's place

If you decide you would like your child to join Terrington Hall, and we agree that this is the right school for them, a £300 deposit is required to secure their place. This deposit is refundable, minus any extras incurred, when your child leaves the school.

 

6. Settling-in days

Your child will be invited to one or two settling-in days at Nursery, to ease their transition process.
The Nursery teacher, Ashley Cooper, will give you feedback, share her contact details and you’ll be able to discuss any concerns with her.

7. Admission

Before your child arrives at Terrington Hall, we’ll send you a medical form to be completed, along with a photo consent form. You will be invited to make an appointment to visit our uniform shop to buy the correct Pre-Prep uniform.
You’ll also be added to our list of current parents and will receive welcome information, newsletters and be invited to any relevant information meetings.
When your child starts at Nursery, you will receive a Nursery Parent Handbook. You’ll also be logged in to our interactive Tapestry Learning Journal, which records special moments of your child’s school day and invites to parents to make their own observations.

Pre-Prep (Reception to Year 2) admissions process:

1. Get in touch!

 

Please contact our Head of Admissions Claire White by email, via our online enquiry form or by ringing 01653 648227. Claire is here to help you decide whether Terrington Hall is the right school for you and your child. She’s happy to answer any questions, big or small, guide you throughout the admissions process and do all she can to help you come to a decision.

2. Come and visit

Our Headmaster, Simon Kibler, will be delighted to have a chat with you about your child and explain more about what we can offer them. He’ll show you around so you can see our Pre-Prep in action, meet the children and our dedicated staff, and take in our beautiful setting overlooking the Howardian Hills.
Claire White will arrange a time to suit you. Alternatively, you can come along to one of our Open Days.

3. Taster day

Your child is very welcome to join their Pre-Prep class for a taster day, to spend time with their prospective classmates and teacher. Their teacher will give informal feedback on how your child gets on and will be happy to chat about any concerns you may have.

4. Register

If you would like to register your child, please complete a registration form, which you’ll receive in your parent pack when you visit, or we’ll email it to you. There’s a non-refundable £75 registration fee which allows your application to be processed. When spaces are limited, preference is given to parents who registered earliest.

5. Secure your child's place

If you decide you would like your child to join Terrington Hall, and we agree that this is the right school for them, a £300 deposit is required to secure their place. This deposit is refundable, minus any extras incurred, when your child leaves the school.

 

6. Settling-in days

Your child will be invited to one or two settling-in days with their class, to ease their transition process. Their teacher will give you feedback, share their contact details and you’ll be able to discuss any concerns with them.
If your child will be joining us in September, we’ll invite them to our Moving Up morning in June, when every form spends time with their teacher/s for next year.
We also make contact with your child’s previous school to help ensure a smooth transition.

7. Admission

Before your child arrives at Terrington Hall, we’ll send you a medical form to be completed, along with a photo consent form.
You will be invited to make an appointment to visit our uniform shop to buy the correct Pre-Prep uniform. You’ll also be added to our list of current parents and will receive welcome information, newsletters and be invited to any relevant information meetings.
You will receive a Pre-Prep Parent Handbook when your child starts school. You’ll also be logged in to our interactive Tapestry Learning Journal, which records special moments of your child’s school day and invites to parents to make their own observations.
Your child will be assigned a buddy from their class to help them settle in, and his or her form teacher will be in touch with an initial update on their progress after a week or so.

Further questions?

If you have any questions at all about admissions at Terrington Hall or would like to arrange a visit, please contact Claire White, Head of Admissions, on 01653 648227 or by email.
Also, please look at our social media posts, which give a feel of the wonderful opportunities on offer every day in our vibrant and nurturing environment.

Prep School (Year 3 to Year 8) admissions process:

1. Get in touch!

Please contact our Head of Admissions Claire White by email, via our online enquiry form or by ringing 01653 648227. Claire is here to help you decide whether Terrington Hall is the right school for you and your child. She’s happy to answer any questions, big or small, guide you throughout the admissions process and do all she can to help you come to a decision.

2. Come and visit

Our Headmaster, Simon Kibler, will be delighted to have a chat with you about your child and explain more about what we can offer them. He’ll show you around so you can meet children and the dedicated staff, see our classrooms in action and take in our beautiful setting overlooking the Howardian Hills.
Claire White will arrange a time to suit you. Alternatively, you can come along to one of our Open Days.

3. Taster day

Try it and see! Your child is very welcome to join us for a taster day, to spend time with their prospective classmates and teacher. Teachers will give informal feedback on how your child gets on and respond to any concerns you may have.

4. Register

If you would like to register your child, please complete a registration form, which you’ll receive in your parent pack when you visit, or we’ll email it to you. There’s a non-refundable £75 registration fee which allows your application to be processed. When spaces are limited, preference is given to parents who registered earliest.

5. Secure your child's place

If you decide you would like your child to join Terrington Hall, and we agree that this is the right school for them, a £300 deposit is required to secure their place. This deposit is refundable, minus any extras incurred, when your child leaves the school.

 

6. Settling-in days

Your child will be invited to one or two settling-in days with their classmates, to ease their transition process.
We’ll also make contact with their previous setting, again to ensure a smooth handover. If your child is joining us as weekly boarder, they’re welcome to stay overnight.

7. Admission

Your child’s new teacher will get in touch to introduce themselves and share their contact details. We’ll also send you a medical form to be completed, along with a photo consent form.
If your child is joining in September, they’ll be invited to our all-school ‘moving up day’ in June, when every form spends time with their new teacher/s.
You’ll be added to our list of current parents and will receive welcome information, newsletters and be invited to any relevant information meetings. You can make an appointment to visit our uniform shop and buy the Terrington Hall uniform. You’ll also receive  Prep School Parents’ Handbook at the beginning of term.
Your child will be assigned a buddy from their class to help them settle in, and his or her form teacher will be in touch with an initial update on their progress after a week or so.

Further questions?

If you have any questions at all about admissions at Terrington Hall or would like to arrange a visit, please contact Claire White, Head of Admissions, on 01653 648227 or by email.
Also, please look at our social media posts, which give a feel of the wonderful opportunities on offer every day in our vibrant and nurturing environment.