Admissions Process

The Saltus Admissions Committee is responsible for reviewing the applications and for making all admissions decisions. Saltus offers admission on a rolling basis. If the candidate is applying for a year group that is already full, they will be placed in a ‘wait pool’.

Admission to Saltus is based on:

Foundation Year – S1:

  • Developmental readiness
  • The school’s assessment of the candidate’s character.
  • Availability of places in the year to which the candidate is applying

S2-SGY1:

  • The candidate’s performance on our entrance test and/or standardized test.
  • The school’s assessment of past academic records and references.
  • The school’s assessment of the candidate’s character.
  • Availability of places in the year to which the candidate is applying.

The following may also be considered:

  • Siblings of students already enrolled
  • Children of Alumni
  • Diversity and gender balance

Admission Check List:

Foundation Year and S1:

  • Completed Application
  • Personal Interview
  • Half-day observation (required for mid-year entrants only)

S2 - S6:

  • Completed Application
  • S2 – S6 School Recommendation Form
  • Copies of the last two report cards (including the most recent)
  • Saltus Entrance Examination and/or Standardized Test scores (S5 – S6 only)
  • Personal Interview
  • Half-day observation (required for mid-year entrants only)

S7:

  • Completed Application
  • S7 School Recommendation Form
  • Copies of the last two report cards (including the most recent)
  • S7 Saltus Entrance Examination and/or Standardized Test scores
  • Personal Interview
  • Half-day observation (required for mid-year entrants only)

S8 – SGY1:

*All overseas applicants will be required to provide the following upon entry to the school:

  • A copy of the applicant’s birth certificate.
  • A copy of the applicant’s entry/re-entry permit.

Any offer made prior to an interview will be considered a 'conditional acceptance'.

 

Financial Aid:  If you are applying for financial aid, please see the Financial Aid page on our website. Note that the dealdline for applications is January 31st. For more information, contact Julie Boyd, Director of Finance, at jboyd@saltus.bm or Amanda Skinner, Director of Admissions, at askinner@saltus.bm.

Saltus Grammar School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ancestry, sex, national origin in the administration of its admissions and educational policies, financial aid programmes, or athletic or other school administered programmes. This statement applies to all applicants, students, and employees of the school.

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