Admissions & Apply

Year 7

Our 2024 Open Evening will take place on Tuesday 24 September, 5.00 – 7:45pm. Open mornings will be on Monday 30 September and Tuesday 1 October, 9.00 – 10:45am. No booking is required for these events.

We welcome visits to the school throughout the year. Please contact us on 01635 521255 or at to arrange a visit.

View our 2023 Results Day Highlights on our Welcome Page. Please do also have a look at the links to our prospectus and video below.



Admissions Policies

Admission Policy 2023-2024

Admission Policy 2024-2025

Admission Policy 2025-2026

Admission Appeals 2024

Please email if you have any queries about the policies listed above.


Main Round Admissions (Transition Year 6 to Year 7)

For the main round admissions, which is transition from Year 6 to secondary school for entry in September to Year 7, please make your application through West Berkshire Local Authority

Families living outside West Berkshire – please make your application through your Local Authority, who will pass it on to West Berkshire.

Admission Applications for Places Years 7 – 11

Applications for places in Years 7 to 11 can be made at any time during the year. This is known as an ‘in year application’. These are made through West Berkshire Council.  They will be able to advise on the availability of places in the appropriate year group, and your position on a waiting list (if applicable).  Please see


Summer School 2023

As part of the transition process from primary to secondary school, St Bart’s runs a Summer School for our incoming Year 7.  Students have the opportunity to make new friends, meet some of our staff, explore the school site and take part in a range of sessions, including subjects such as sport, dance, animation, creative writing, CCF, food technology, and art. Take a look at the fun we had last year:

Sixth Form

For applications for Sixth Form please refer to the Sixth Form Admissions & Apply page