The main entry points in to Hymers College are at Years 4, 5, 7 and 12. However, occasional vacancies do occur in other years.
Entry into the Sixth Form is on the basis of GCSE results and an interview. At all other ages entry is through competitive examination and interview.
The main Entrance Examination takes place on the first Saturday of February for entry the following September, although Entrance Examinations are available throughout the year; contact the General Office for more information and to arrange a test date.
The entrance examination at all levels tests reasoning ability, comprehension, mathematics and powers of expression.
To download the Application form click here.
Hymers an 'Associate School' - Hessle Mount. As a consequence the Year 4 Entrance Examination will be replaced for these pupils by a system of academic tracking through Years 1, 2 and 3. Provided they meet the required standards, Hessle Mount pupils will be offered an automatic place at Hymers in Year 4. All pupils will continue to sit an entrance examination into the Senior School.