Here you can find everything you need to know about applying for a place in our Senior School, including the 11+ entrance assessments.

First steps...

We are delighted that you are considering applying to Putney High School.

Before you submit an application, we would encourage you to book onto one of our virtual Open Days and join us for a family tour – both will give you an insight into what life is like at Putney High School.

To register your interest for one of these events or to start an application, please visit our online Admissions portal, OpenApply.

If you have any questions throughout the process, please contact

Open Days and Tours

Applying to Putney High School

11+ (Year 7) Entry

Applications are now open for entry in September 2022 and can be made through our online portal OpenApply.

Key Dates:

  • The deadline for applications is Wednesday 3 November at 12 noon.
  • Our bespoke Putney online assessment in Maths and English will take place at Putney High School on Friday 26 November 2021.
  • For shortlisted candidates, a second and final assessment, including interviews, will take place on Wednesday 19 January.


Please note, a non-refundable registration fee of £125 (or £200 for overseas applications) is payable at the time of applying.

Access our online Admissions portal

Successful candidates will have an enthusiasm for learning and a strong desire to make a positive contribution towards the life of the school.

Occasional Vacancies (Year 8, 9 or 10)

From time to time, vacancies do arise in other year groups. To enquire about occasional vacancies in Year 8, 9 or 10, please contact

Applications for entry in September 2022 is now open and the deadline is 12 noon on Friday 28 January.

Please note, our main intake is in Year 7 and Year 12 and we are therefore unable to guarantee the availability of spaces in the other year groups. If a candidate is successful in their entrance assessments but no spaces are available in the year group for which they have applied, they will be placed on a waiting list.

A non-refundable registration fee of £125 (or £200 for overseas applications) is payable at the time of applying.

Access our online Admissions portal

Financial Assistance


Although we are academically selective we are “means blind”, and do everything we can to ensure that girls with promise are able to benefit from a Putney education regardless of their parents’ ability to afford fees.

More about bursaries


Our scholarship programme is designed to recognise potential and offer opportunity. Expectation is high and our staff work with scholars to nurture their progress.  The award of a scholarship brings opportunities and scholars are expected to participate fully in the life of the school.

In the Senior School we offer Academic, Music and Sport scholarships at 11+ (Year 7 entry).  For girls aged 16+, Academic, Art, Design, Drama, Music and Sport scholarships are available. Travel scholarships in Modern Foreign Languages and Sciences are also available for internal applicants.

More about scholarships

See the School

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Join Elizabeth and Pooja as they show you around our Senior School, Sixth Form Centre and other facilities
"Putney students are noted for their many wonderful achievements, but they are characterised by their enthusiasm for taking part, their huge capacity for making friends."

Learn more about our Senior School curriculum

"A down to earth and real world school…this school has caught the tide and is beginning to set the pace.”
The Good Schools Guide

A Level and Beyond

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