Children are able to join Kings Monkton at any age if there are places available.

Foundation children are assessed informally, usually when they spend a day at the school prior to joining.

Children from aged 7+ are sometimes required to sit an entrance test, normally in English, Maths and Reasoning, before a place is offered.

Senior school children looking for Scholarships are required to sit an exam which will usually take place in the Spring Term. The test normally comprises Reasoning, English and Maths.