Some schools require children to sit a test. It is vital that your child sits the tests required for the schools you apply for, otherwise this will significantly reduce the likelihood of your child gaining a place at the school.
Tests for Lambeth schools
In Lambeth the ability banding test is used to ensure children of all abilities are considered for a place. The date for the test is Saturday 13 November 2021, and is required for the following schools:
- Dunraven School
- Lambeth Academy
- Lilian Baylis Technology School
- The Norwood School
- Platanos College
Your child will be invited to sit the test once an on time SIF has been received by the relevant school.
In addition to this The Norwood School has bursary auditions on 16 October 2021.
More details about how the tests are used can be found in the Starting secondary school in Lambeth 2022/23 booklet.