TGS is a high achieving selective grammar school with academy status, educating girls between the ages of 11 and 16 and girls and boys in the Sixth Form. We are an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School.

Through blending the best of a traditional curriculum with the principles and ethos of the IB Organisation, TGS students have opportunities to learn in breadth and depth in order to develop as well-balanced individuals. They become active learners and are encouraged to be passionate about making a difference in the world.

The school prepares students for GCSEs at the end of Year 11 and the International Baccalaureate Diploma in the Sixth Form. In addition to broad and enriching academic curricular timetable, our students take part in an extensive range of extracurricular activities.

TGS is immensely proud to have been named as The Sunday Times State Secondary School of the Year 2014 and the Sunday Times International Baccalaureate School of the Year 2014.

Year 7 September 2018 entry

We can advise parents that on the 1st March allocation admissions offers were made to the eligible students to the following cut off scores:   

Area Cut Off - 369
Governor Places Cut Off - 394

The School has offered 2 places to eligible students using the Pupil Premium criteria for entry

You should note that where a score is tied then eligible applicants are ordered by proximity to school

Admission to Tonbridge Grammar School: Years 7–11

Application to Year 7, September annually is via the Kent Local Authority Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme. 

When completing the Local Authority application forms for admission to Tonbridge Grammar School the following codes apply:

LA:    886
DFE:  5443

For entry to Year 7 all applicants must complete their Local Authority Secondary Common Application Form (SCAF).

From September 2018 entry a Supplementary Information Form (SIF) (please click here to download) is required ONLY from applicants who are eligible for and wish to apply for a Pupil Premium place.  Please be aware the the SIF alone does not constitute an application.

Visiting the School

We encourage any students and parents considering an application to Tonbridge Grammar School to visit the School.  To accommodate the high level of interest we arrange a number of Open Events.   Further details including dates of our forthcoming Open Events are available here.

In addition school tours take place on the second Thursday of the month (November to May).  Tours start at 9.30am and last around an hour. Tours may be oversubscribed and parents must book in advance using the form below. 

We are sorry but we are unable to arrange individual visits.

For anyone wishing to attend a school tour, please complete details below.

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Admission to Year 7 September 2019

The Admissions Policy for Year 7 entry September 2019 has not changed from that consulted on for September 2018 entry.  The determined policy is available to download below.

The School can only consider applicants who have been selective assessed according to the Kent 11+ test which takes place in the Autumn of 2018.  Parents must ensure they register their child for the Kent 11+ Test in June 2018 using the following link:

In-year entry to the school


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