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 for Grade 11 and February 2022 for Grade 6-10.
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