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Visit the School

There are a number of opportunities to visit Princethorpe during the course of the year, in order for prospective pupils and their parents to get a true flavour of the school before registering to take the entrance examinations in November or applying for Sixth Form.

If you have any specific queries about visiting Princethorpe College please do speak to our friendly Admissions Team on 01926 634201 or email admissions@princethorpe.co.uk

Open Events


Open Afternoon - 19 September 2021 - FULLY BOOKED

Sunday 19 September 2021,
2.00pm to 5.00pm

This will be a great opportunity for prospective families to hear a welcome address from Ed Hester, the Headmaster, meet members of staff and pupils, visit the different departments and tour the school and grounds. 

Our Open Afternoon is now fully booked.


Sixth Form Open Evening - 13 October 2021

Wednesday 13 October 2021, 6.30pm to 9.00pm

Year 11 pupils and their parents looking at September 2022 entry into the College’s Sixth Form are warmly invited to the Sixth Form Open Evening.

The evening will focus on the key events and dates in the Sixth Form application process, specific A-level subject information and advice provided by the Heads of Departments and general information on the Sixth Form experience at Princethorpe.

To book your place please click here


Open Afternoon - 13 March 2022

Sunday 13 March 2022 - 2.00pm to 5.00pm

The College is holding and Open Afternoon on Sunday 13 March 2022 for prospective pupils and their families looking at entry to the College from September 2023 and beyondTo book your place please click here.


Taster Experiences


Year 6 Taster Experiences - 25 September 2021

Saturday 25 September 2021, 9.30am - 12.15pm or 2.00pm - 4.45pm

Our Taster Experiences are a great way for your child to really experience Princethorpe. Each session will involve a welcome introduction from Mr Hester, Headmaster and two taster lessons. 

We have two sessions available on Saturday 25 September for those who are in Year 6 and have not had the chance to attend previous Taster Experiences.

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Please complete the form below by Wednesday 22 September and we will advise whether a space is available on your chosen session.

To book your place please click here


“Our visit to the school was very good and positive in difficult times. Lovely staff happy to answer all questions.”

Prospective parent - visited in 2020

“We were particularly impressed with the students that showed us around on the open day. Very informative and a credit to the school.” 

Prospective parent

"We were so pleased that the school was able to offer an open day as it meant our daughter could get a feel for Princethorpe and it was important to see the building and teachers in person."

family who visited in 2020