Year 7 Admissions

Year 7 entry to Grammar Schools in Birmingham from September 2024 onwards

The Admissions Policy for Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School can be found here – https://bvgs.co.uk/admission-policy/

Applicants wishing to join the school in Year 7 are required to sit the entrance examination run by the Consortium of Grammar Schools in Birmingham. Their timetable for the grammar school admissions process can be found here – https://www.birminghamgrammarschools.org/content/admissions-timetable


Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School is committed to encouraging applications from children from all backgrounds. As described in our Admissions Policy, those students who are eligible for a Pupil Premium through having been eligible for Free School Meals during the last six years are given priority selection if they have achieved a minimum qualifying score. For such applicants, the school may be able to provide assistance to help familiarise them with the format of the entrance examination. Those who are interested in this assistance should contact our Admin Team via msoadmin@bishopveseys.bham.sch.uk


To apply for the entrance examination for 2024 entry, please visit the West Midlands Grammar Schools website. More information about the content and format of the entrance examination can also be found on this website.


Important Admissions Information for 2024