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Admissions 2023

Gloucestershire Grammar Schools


September 2023 entry



Thursday 19th May, noon, to Thursday 30th June 2022, noon 

The Online Registration window is now closed.


On or before Monday 12th September 2022 

Your child’s Test Centre School will contact you with times, what to bring, what not to bring, etc. on or before Monday 12th September.


Saturday 17th September 2022 

The same test will be held at all seven Gloucestershire Grammar Schools on this day.

Late Test for September 2023 Entry

Please note that registration for the Gloucestershire Grammar School Late CEM Test for 2023 entry is now CLOSED 

Monday 9th January 2023

Registration is now CLOSED  

Friday 13th January 2023

Registration closed at noon. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after this time.

Monday 16th January 2023    

by Noon all SEN supporting evidence must be received.

Saturday 4 February 2023 

Test Day – The test will be held at The Crypt School. Parents will be emailed test day arrangements on Friday 20th January.

Wednesday 1 March 2023

9.00 a.m. Results from the late test will be sent to parents

Please note you will not receive a place at any Gloucestershire Grammar School on 1st March following the late test.

 If your child does meet the Qualifying Standard, they will be eligible to request to be put on Grammar School waiting lists, providing you reply to GCC by 8th March 2023.  You must complete the Waiting List Common Application Form for the Grammar Schools you are considering.  The form will be available on the Gloucestershire Local Authority Website. 

Children who have not met the qualifying standard (i.e. have not passed the test) are unable to join the waiting list. 

Please note : GCC strongly encourage you to accept the school place you have been offered, even if you go on another school’s waiting list, to ensure your child has a school place in September 2023.

Should you wish to receive the CEM familiarisation materials please contact our Admissions Officer at