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05 Jun, 2019

Shepway Test

Shepway Test

Information & Guidance for the Shepway Test


The Shepway test is held at the Folkestone School for girls. The test itself is approximately 2 hours.

It is essential that you attend at the time stated on your invitation. Parents are welcome to stay at the school during the test, refreshments will be available throughout;

Application Form - Closed for 2019 intake

Closing dates for applications is Thursday 18th July 2019

Invitations will be sent out to all candidates by 5th September at the latest

The Shepway Test Date

Saturday 14th September 2019 - 9am to 2pm

CEM Familiarisation Test

Click here to try the CEM Familiarisation Test  Please note this version will only work on a desktop PC with an up to date version of Adobe Flash Player and will not work on Phones or tablets. Alternatively please click the link below to view an example of the test via a PDF.

Click here to view an example of the CEM Familiarisation Test

Written test

The written test consists of the following elements:

- Half an hour of creative writing

Computer test

The computer test consists of the following elements:

- Comprehension

- Vocabulary and understanding of Words

- Mathematics

- Non-verbal reasoning 



The Folkestone School for Girls

Coolinge Lane

Folkestone, Kent

CT20 3RB United Kingdom


Tel: +44 (0) 1303 251125