Admissions Process

We know how important it is to select the right school for your child, and we are here to support families in finding out more about the opportunities on offer at PGS and experiencing what makes this such a special place. 

Points of Entry

We are fully co-educational throughout the school, and pupils may join at the following main entry points. 

  • 2½ (Pre-School) 
  • 4+ (Reception) 
  • 7+ (Year 3) 
  • 11+ (Year 7) 
  • 13+ (Year 9) 
  • 16+ (Sixth Form)  

It is on occasion possible to offer places in other year groups, and we are experienced in supporting families who are relocating to the area from other parts of the UK or overseas. 

How to Apply

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Scholarships & Financial Assistance

A range of scholarships are available to recognize exceptional academic achievement, as well as talent in co-curricular pursuits, including Art, Drama, Music and Sport. 

The Portsmouth Grammar School also seeks to offer means-tested financial assistance to talented pupils who would not otherwise be able to attend the school. 

For more information on Scholarships & Financial Assistance, please visit our Fees & Scholarships page.

Our Admissions team is always available to answer any queries and looks forward to welcoming you to PGS. To find our more or to arrange a visit, contact us on 023 9236 4269 or [email protected].

Information for Parents

Please click here for information on our application process.

Senior School Admissions

Please call Admissions on 023 9236 4269 or email [email protected]

Junior School Admissions

Please call Admissions on 023 9236 4244 or email [email protected].

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