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Click here for the Year 7 intake 2020-2021 Admission Form

Applying for Year 7 September 2020

The admission process for entry into Year 7 in September 2020 is administered by the Local Authority. For more information and an online application please visit their website: 

The local Authority address re Admissions is: 

Admissions & Transport Team
Quadrant Court
35 Guildford Road
GU22 7QQ

Tel: 0300 200 1004

The application window closes on 31 October 2019. If you do not have access to the internet you can call on 0300 200 1015 to request a paper copy to be sent to you. Letters or emails of notification will be sent to all parents early in March 2019 indicating the school their son/daughter has been offered. Please contact the school if you have any queries in connection with your application/prospective application to Kings College Guildford on 01483 458956 or email

Admission Appeals

If you have been unsuccessful in gaining a place at Kings College and you wish to lodge an appeal please contact Julie Pearn in the School Office for further information.

Admission Criteria

For September 2020, our Published Admissions Number in Year 7 is 180.

Oversubsciption criteria

When Kings College is over-subscribed, applications for entry in 2020/21 will be ranked in the following order:

  • First Priority: Looked After and Previously Looked After Children.
  • Second Priority: Exceptional arrangements - as explained below.
  • Third Priority: Siblings at the College at the time of admission. A sibling will be considered to be a brother, sister, half-brother, step-brother, step-sister or an adoptive or foster sibling living at the same address.
  • Fourth Priority: Student who live the nearest distance to the College at the close of the admissions application date. The distance is measured in a straight line from the address point of the pupil's house, as set by Ordnance Survey, to the nearest school gate available for pupils to use. This calculated using the Admission and Transport Team's Geographical Information System. In all cases proof of address must be provided. In the case of our services families a letter from the Commander is acceptable. 

For our our full Admissions Policy, please click on the links below. 

GEP Admissions Policy Kings College Guildford 2021-2022

SIF for children of Kings College Guildford staff 2021-2022

Admission Policy 2020 - 2021

SIF to be completed by staff members for 2020-2021 applications

Briefing for Board and Schools - 4 October 2019

For in year Admissions, please click here

Please click this link for a message from Mr McKenzie with information on how school will operate in September.
distanced desks 2
Please click for letters regarding Year 8 & Year 9 students' in-school provision for next week.