Assessments take place in December, January and February, depending on the grade the applicant is applying for. The purpose of the assessment is to determine if a child is ready for and interested in our programme. Children are not expected to prepare for the assessment in advance.
Intake PYP JK, K, Grade 1 and Grade 4:
All applicants will be invited for an assessment.
Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten
Grades 1 and 4
Non-Intake PYP Grades 2, 3 and 5:
Applicants in our non-intake years will be invited for an assessment upon availability.
Grades 6 to 11
Applicants to Grades 6-11 must register for the SSAT
or the SSAT at Home
. Please provide St. John's code 6531 when registering.
It is recommended that the SSAT is completed by January 2022.
In addition to the SSAT, applicants are required to complete the Character Skills Snapshot
, which is free with SSAT registration.
Shortlisted candidates may be invited for a group assessment