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Aptitude Test 2018

The Priory Ruskin Academy will admit up to 21 students in Year 7 on the basis of their aptitude for Sport or the Visual Arts. Parents who wish to seek a place at the Academy for their child based on aptitude for Sport or Visual Arts should present their child for assessment.  

The aptitude test for current Year 5 students (looking to join the Academy in September 2019}  will take place as follows:  

Visual Arts portfolio submissions should be handed into the Academy Main Reception no later than Friday 13th July 2018.

Assessment Date for Sport and Health:

                1st Assessment                  Wednesday 11th July 2018                            Arrival time - 3.45pm

                2nd Assessment                 Saturday 14th July 2018                                  Arrival time - 8.45am

(NB you only need to attend one of these dates).

Arrangements for the Aptitude test

If you intend for your child to take the assessment, please complete and return the Aptitude assessment application form, which is available to download below as well as on request from the Academy,  at least one week before the assessment in July 2018.   Application forms will also be available during the Year 5 Open Evening on June 28th 2018.   Taking the assessment is not an application in itself;  assessments will only be considered when the Common Application Form has been received, by the local authority and the Academy has been notified, confirming that an application has been made.