Open Evening

Open Evening & School Tours

Please note that William Perkin is unable to facilitate personal tours throughout the academic year. We strongly advise prospective applicants to attend the Year 7 Open Evening or the Sixth Form Open Evening:


Open Evening for Entrance to Year 7 in September 2019

The Open Evening for entrance to Year 7 in September 2019 has already taken place.

The next Year 7 Open Evening will take place in Autumn 2019.


Open Day Tours for Entrance to Year 7 in September 2019

The Open Day Tours for entrance to Year 7 in September 2019 have already taken place.

The next Year 7 Open Day Tours will take place in Autumn 2019. We are unable to facilities personal tours throughout the school year.


Sixth Form Open Evening for Entrance in September 2019

The William Perkin Sixth Form Open Evening will take place on Thursday 15th November 2018.

Applications are invited from external applicants who wish to join Year 12 in September 2019 as well as those who are existing students at William Perkin.

External applicants should arrive at 6.45pm so they can register and pick up an application pack. They will then have the opportunity to attend a talk by the Headteacher at 7.00pm, followed by a tour of the school at 7.30pm.

On the tour, applicants will be able to meet Heads of Departments to talk about particular choice options. Admission to the 7.00pm talk will be in order of registration. The evening will end at 8.15pm.

Please note that there is no on-site parking at William Perkin and the surrounding residential areas of the school site will become very congested. We suggest using public transport in order to reduce congestion and to respect the rights of our local residents.


Admissions Criteria

For full details of the 2019 Admissions criteria for Year 7 and Sixth Form, please click here.

Kindly note that we do not have a separate application form (SIF) - simply apply through your local authority only.


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