Year 7 Admissions 2023

Our Year 7 assessments are designed for pupils to learn more about life at Dunottar and to enable us to begin to get to know your child and to help us assess their ability to fit into the Dunottar community.

Pupils will take part in our Warrior Learner Assessments, which involve a number of individual and group activities, allowing us to assess their creativity and how they work with other children.  No preparation for these activities is required. All pupils will also have a friendly, informal interview with a member of staff.

In addition, pupils will sit academic assessments in English, Mathematics and Verbal Reasoning.  In English and Mathematics the tests are based on the National Curriculum work that the pupils will have been doing in their current school.  No special tutoring is required beyond this.

Please contact our admissions team on 01737 761945 for further information regarding the admission process.

Dates for Year 7 2023 Assessment Process

Registration Deadline  28th September 2022 at 9am
Scholarship Application Deadline 28th September 2022 at 9am
Warrior Learner Assessments and Interviews* 8th October 2022
Academic Entrance Assessments* 12th November 2022
Sports Scholarship Assessments w/c 14th November 2022
Art, Performing Arts and Music Scholarship Assessments w/c 14th November 2022

*Pupils must be able to attend the assessments in person. We are not able to offer virtual assessments.

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