Grade 8 Entrance/Scholarship
2015 ENTRANCE/ SCHOLARSHIP EXAMINATIONS FOR ENTRY INTO GRADE 8 IN 2016
- Closing date for applications for entry into Grade 8 in 2016 : 25th March 2015
- Date for Grade 8 Fun Afternoon and Boarder Sleepover: 7th May 2015
- Date for Epworth Entrance/Scholarship Examination: 8th May 2015
The Grade 8 Entrance Examination consists of three papers:
- Afrikaans or Zulu
The Examinations are skills rather than content based and predominantly take into consideration the work covered in Grade 6.
A limited number of Academic, Cultural and Sporting Scholarships are awarded.
- A major scholarship
- A number of minor scholarships.
These scholarships are tenable for five years provided academic, sporting or cultural standards are maintained.
All children writing the Entrance Examination are automatically eligible for the academic scholarships which are awarded on the results of this examination.
Cultural Scholarships (Music & Dance):
These scholarships require a completed Cultural Scholarship form and an audition. Music also requires a written paper which will be administered immediately after the Entrance Exam.
Music: Parents will be contacted to set up an audition date and time.
Dance: The candidates will have a group dance audition. This date and time is to be confirmed.
These scholarships require a completed Sports Scholarship form and an interview (if applicants meet the criteria).
Parents will be contacted to set up an interview date and time.
Foreign students who are unable to write at Epworth, please contact
Mrs Heather Huntly on email@example.com
or call +27 (0)33 846 2519
For further application and admission enquiries please contact:
Tel: +27 (0)33 846 2519
Fax: 086 538 9249