ISEB

The Independent Schools Examinations Board provides rigorous, high quality examinations and assessments for pupils seeking entry to independent senior schools at 11+ and 13+. The examinations, backed by the leading independent school associations, include the Common Pre-Tests, Common Entrance and Common Academic Scholarship examinations.

The 13+ Common Entrance examination is strongly supported by many of the top prep and independent senior schools in the UK. Its rigorous syllabuses and breadth of subjects provide a strong academic focus for pupils in Years 7 and 8 and an excellent preparation for GCSEs.

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Confirmation of Future Development of CE

In response to recent press coverage, the Chair of ISEB sends the following message to all ISEB stakeholders
30 September 2019

ISEB Common Entrance at 13+ Consultation

5 July 2019

Common Entrance Theology, Philosophy and Religion - New syllabus for first examination in autumn 2019

This is a new syllabus which replaces the Religious Studies Syllabus A
7 June 2017

Common Entrance French - New syllabus for first examination in autumn 2019

24 May 2017