Newport Girls' High School


Y7 Admissions

Admission to NGHS is by entrance test. Key information for entry for September 2019 is shown below.

If you have a query regarding entry in September 2018, please contact Mrs Moore, Admissions Manager by telephone at the school.


Key dates:
Tuesday 27 March 2018 - information and application details available
Wednesday 25 April 2018 - Open Day and Evening (9:30am - 12:15pm and 4:00 - 7:00pm)
Friday 6 July 2018 - closing date for applications 4:00pm
Monday 17 September 2018 - Entrance Test

Open Morning - Wednesday 3 October 2018, 9:30am - 12:00pm (Entry 2019 - for parents who were unable to attend the Open Day in April)

Entrance Test letters detailing test arrangements will be posted to parents on week commencing 3 September 2018, second class. If parents have not received a letter by 10 September 2018, please contact the school.

We expect to post test result to you around 15 October 2018.

Preference is given to girls who live within our catchment area however, if the available places are not filled by girls within the catchment area, consideration will be given to out of area girls.

View the catchment area map.

To register for the entrance test, you will need to complete an on-line registration before 4:00pm on Friday 6 July 2018. Please use the following link: 

Before starting the application you will need to find the primary school's DfE number. This can be found on the DfE's 'Get information about schools' website and the primary school name needs entering into the 'Name or reference number' field.  The link to the site is 

We recommend all potential students and parents come along to our Open Day, where there will be a talk from our Headteacher, Mr Scott. It is also a fantastic opportunity to look around the School, get more information on admissions and a copy of our information booklet.

The link table below will give you answers to FAQ as well as information about our catchment area. If you need any further help or advice about admissions please contact the School.