Admissions Process

S. Anselm’s prides itself on nurturing, supporting and inspiring children throughout their educational journey – fostering ambition and accomplishment, building on individual strengths and ensuring that every child achieves their full potential.

Entrance to S. Anselm’s is non selective, however entrance is at the discretion of the Headteacher and from the Pre-Prep upwards, the offer of a place is subject to an interview.

The school has a Christian ethos but welcomes children from many different ethnic groups, backgrounds and creeds.

If you would like your child to be considered for a place at S. Anselm’s, we warmly invite you to arrange to visit us first and would be delighted to meet you and give you a tour of the school.

To arrange to visit us and for admission details for all parts of the school, please contact our school office on 01629 812734 or email


Pre-School Admission Process

Our Pre-School accepts children from the term in which their third birthday falls, and provides an ideal stepping stone to a S. Anselm’s education.

The minimum number of sessions a child may be registered for initially is three per week.  Parents will be asked to provide the school with the child’s original birth certificate, as proof of nationality.


Pre-Prep School Admission Process

Entrance to the Pre-Prep School is from age 4.  Prospective parents will be invited to meet with our Headteacher.

Once a formal offer of a place has been make, parents will be asked to provide the school with the child’s original birth certificate, as proof of nationality.


Preparatory School Admission Process

Children can join the Prep School from 7 years old.  Prospective pupils and their parents will be invited to an interview with the Headteacher.

As with Nursery and Pre-Prep, parents will be required to supply an original birth certificate.

For admission details, please contact our school office on 01629 812734 or email


Admissions Process

Further details are available in our Admissions Policy.


We are now offering socially distanced personal tours of the school, where you will have an opportunity to meet with our Headteacher and see all we have to offer.  If you are interested in visiting us, please complete the enquiry form below.

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Lent Term Open Week

We’re opening our doors for the week of

Monday 24th – Saturday 29th January

so you can see and experience the unique atmosphere of S. Anselm’s on a typical school week.

Appointments are available throughout the week.

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