Riddlesdown Collegiate

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  • Riddlesdown Collegiate, Honister Heights, Purley, Surrey, CR8 1EX

Admission into Year 7 in September 2020

Applications for places must be made on the Common Application Form provided and administered by Croydon Local Authority or the Borough in which you live.  Applications must be made by 31st October 2019.  Riddlesdown Collegiate no longer requires a separate supplementary form to be completed.

Approved Admissions Criteria 2020 - click here


Open Events

Details of Open Events - click here

Parents are welcome to attend one of our Open Mornings with Year 6 children, in order to see the Collegiate during the working day and to see the high quality of our work. We encourage parents from Feeder Schools to attend on specific days to minimise disruption in those schools; if this is not possible, please make an appointment for another day.  

Open morning visits shoud be pre-booked through the online booking process (click here).  Please note - if your chosen date is not available through the booking form, this means that particular tour is full and we are unable to accept further bookings for that morning. 


Entrance Examination

The Entrance Examination will take place on the morning of Saturday 5th October 2019.  If you wish to apply for your child to sit the Entrance Examination please complete the form below.  The closing date for applications is Monday 30th September at 9.00 am.  Please note, late applications will not be accepted.

Application to sit the Entrance Exam - click here


Admission into College VI (Sixth Form) in September 2020

 For admission 2020, the application form will open on Wednesday 25th September. 

In-Year Admission 

For students who are already in secondary education and wishing to join Riddlesdown Collegiate other than at the start of Year 7, please click here to complete an online application form.  

Please do not use this form for application to join College VI (Sixth Form) - for In Year Admissions to College VI send details via email by following this link.

If you wish to appeal against the decision not to offer a place in Years 7-11, please contact admissions at the Collegiate for an appeals form.  You will need to set out the grounds for your appeal.  Forms submitted without this information will not be accepted.

Approved Admission Criteria 2019/2020


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