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23 May, 2017

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

All applications for the Shepway Test must be submitted using the following online form

Click here to open the application form

Deadline for applications

Friday 14th July 2017

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

The Shepway Test

Saturday 9th September - 9am to 2pm

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


Familiarisation guide

In order to help candidates understand the assessment procedures and introduce them to the look and feel of the assessments, a familiarisation website for parents and candidates is provided and can be found here:

Please note that this test requires Adobe Flash Player to be installed on your computer.




The Folkestone School for Girls

Coolinge Lane

Folkestone, Kent

CT20 3RB United Kingdom


Tel: +44 (0) 1303 251125