Prep School (age 11+)

Get to Know Us

We understand what a big decision it is to choose the right school and we aim to make the process as simple as possible. We pride ourselves on getting to know you as a family and we look forward to welcoming you to Felsted for a visit.

Please do contact our experienced Admissions Team if you would like to discuss anything ahead of your initial visit. Further information is also available below.

Admissions Registrar: Miss Lauren Clark
Address: Felsted School, Felsted, Essex CM6 3LL
Tel: 01371 822 611, Email:

Admission Procedures & Requirements

Key Dates: Year 7 Entry 2024

The steps below are a guide for September 2024 entry and dates may be subject to change. 

The deadline for UK applications, entry testing and award assessments for September 2024 entry into Years 7-12 has now passed. We do have a limited number of places available for weekly (5 nights) and traditional (7 nights) boarding. For more information please contact

By 11 September 2023

Applications open for:

  • Year 7 2024 Entry Testing
  • Year 7 2024 Award Assessments
5pm, 20 October 2023 Application Deadline   
Week commencing 20 November 2023 Standard Entrance Assessment  
Before Christmas Standard Places Offered  
18 January 2024 11+ Award Assessments Music
19 January 2024 11+ Award Assessments Art / Cricket / Drama / DTE / Hockey / Tennis
20 January 2024 11+ Award Assessments Core Sports / Netball / Rugby
22 January 2024 11+ Award Assessments Academic
By end of January 2024 Scholarships & Awards offered Successful candidates may apply for top up bursary
5pm, Friday 1 March 2024 Deadline to confirm place Pay deposit to secure place and confirm day or boarding options

Once you have accepted your place, we will confirm the details of our New Joiner Process, along with relevant dates for induction and welcome events.


Admissions Videos

We received a genuine warm welcome, with much personal care and attention given to our child

FAQs Courtauld House (ages 11-12)