Admissions and Transfers

To find out more information on how to apply for day and boarding places, please select the appropriate admissions year below for the relevant admissions policy and application form. 

We have a comprehensive Admissions FAQ document, which should answer the majority of questions, please find this here: 

WYMONDHAM-COLLEGE-PREP-SCHOOL-ADMISSIONS-FAQs-2022-23.pdf

If you have further questions regarding day place admissions, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Rebecca Milk, School Office Manager at admissions@wymcolprep.org.

For Boarding Admissions, please contact our External relations Team at admissions@wymcol.org.

Admissions 2023/24

For details of how to apply for a place for September 2023, please download our policies from the links below:

Please click here to download our Admissions Policy for Boarding Places for 2023-24

Please click here to download our Admissions Policy for Day Places for 2023-24

Should you wish to visit the school prior to applying, we will be holding Open Events in the Autumn Term. Details of these can be found on our events page

Reception entry September 2023:

Norfolk County Council manage our admissions into school for Reception. To apply for a Reception Place for 2023-24 please visit

https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/education-and-learning/schools/school-admissions/admission-to-reception-classes  for the timeline and application details. 

Year 5 entry September 2023:

The school has agreed with the Local authority that, in accordance with paragraph 1.4 of the Schools admissions Code (May 2021), that it will allow an additional 25 day students into Year 5 in September 2024.

Offers, from the applications received by the deadline in January, will be made on the 17th April 2023. Spaces will be offered in accordance to our admissions policy.

Please click here to download our Year 5 Day Place Application Form for 2023-24Details of applying for September 2024 will be uploaded in Autumn 2023 and applications cannot be sumitted before this time. 

Boarding Applications:
Please click here to download our Year 5/6 Boarding Place Application form 

Admissions 2024/25

For details of how to apply for a place for September 2024, please download our policies from the links below:

WCPS-Day-Admissions-Policy-2024-25.pdfWCPS-Boarding-Admissions-Policy-2024-25.pdf

Should you wish to visit the school prior to applying, we will be holding Open Events in the Autumn Term. Details of these can be found on our events page

Reception entry September 2024:

Norfolk County Council manage our admissions into school for Reception. To apply for a Reception Place for 2024-25 please visit

https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/education-and-learning/schools/school-admissions/admission-to-reception-classes  for the timeline and application details. 

Year 5 entry 2024:

UPDATE: The Trustees of Sapientia Education Trust have made the decision to use its Academy freedoms to admit above the published admissions pan and admit 36 day pupil places for the Year 5 point of entry into the school in September 2024

The school has agreed with the Local authority that, in accordance with paragraph 1.4 of the Schools admissions Code (May 2021), that it will allow an additional 14 day students into Year 5 in September 2024.

Offers, from the applications received by the deadline in January, will be made on the 16th April 2024. Spaces will be offered in accordance to our admissions policy.

Applications for Year 5 in September 2024 should be made directly to the school. 

Please click here to download our Year 5 Day Place Application Form for 2024-25

Boarding Applications:

To apply for a boarding space for September 2024 please complete the application form below and return to admissions@wymcol.org.

Year-5-6-Application-Form-2024-25 BOARDING.docx

How the School will grow

The table below illustrates how the school will grow:

Any changes to our growth and development are subject to a statutory consultation process, details of which will be published as and when appropriate.

Open Events

We will hold open events for September 2024 entry this Autumn and the dates will be posted here. Please be aware that all events for September 2023 entry have now passed. 

We are unable to facilitate individual tours for prospective parents, unless an offer of a place has been made, apart from in exceptional circumstance, due to the high volume of enquiries we receive to tour the school. If you have not visited the school, but are offered a place you will be offered the opportunity to visit ahead of accepting the place. 

We are holding Boarding Taster Evenings on the 15th September and 13th October 2023. If you are interested in attending one of these events please complete the registration form below:

Prep School Boarder Taster Evening Registration Form .  

In Year Admissions

For families wishing to move their child to the Prep School, at any time other than the usual admission to Reception, should read the further guidance that can be found on the Norfolk County Council Admissions website, this can be accessed here. 

If you are considering a Year 5 day place, please read the appropriate Admissions Policy which outlines the process.

Admission Policy 2025 Consultation - CLOSED

In accordance with the Schools Admission Code 2021, Sapiential Education Trust, the Admission Authority, wishes to consult on the School Day and Boarding Admission Policy 2025.  The changes to existing arrangements are to include a new over-subscription priority for children of staff employed at the school (para 1.39 of the School Admissions Code refers) and to remove the Year 5-day entry from 2025 onwards as by that time the school will have filled all day places from within.  The consultation will run from Monday 16 October 2023 until Friday 1 December 2023.  If you wish to respond to the consultation, please write to the Headteacher at the school or e-mail head@wymcolprep.org

WCPS Admission Policy 2025 Day - Consulation

WCPS Admission Policy 2025 Boarding - Consultation

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