Scholarships

For entry September 2017
Deadline: Friday 25th November 2016

Entrance Examination and Scholarship Dates

Dates for the 2017 Entrance Examinations and Scholarships.

SUMMARY OF SCHOLARSHIPS

“We have the highest expectations of our Scholarship students; challenging each of them to fulfil their potential in all their endeavours”.

Ratcliffe College offers a wide range of scholarships to recognise academic, sporting, musical, dramatic and artistic talent amongst applicants for the Senior School, all of whom should be supportive of our Catholic, Christian ethos that welcomes all with a universality of warmth and respect.

The following Scholarships are available:

Year 7
Academic: 1 internal, 1 external; running through to the end of Year 11.
Art & Design: 1 Scholarship awarded at entry into Year 7, continuing into Year 10 if taking the subject at GCSE, and similarly into Year 12 if taking the subject at ‘A’ level.
Music: 
1 Scholarship awarded at entry into Year 7, continuing into Year 10 if taking the subject at GCSE, and similarly into Year 12 if taking the subject at ‘A’ level.
Sport: 1 girl and 1 boy Scholarship available; continuing into Year 12 subject to satisfactory performance review at the end of Year 11.

Year 10
Art & Design: 1 Scholarship awarded at entry into Year 10, taking the subject at GCSE, continuing into Year 12 if taking the subject at ‘A’ level.
Drama: 1 Scholarship awarded at entry into Year 10, taking the subject at GCSE, continuing into Year 12 if taking the subject at ‘A’ level.

The above monetary Scholarships are worth up to 20% off the School fee. Years 7 and 10 Scholarships are retained until the end of Year 11 or Year 13, subject to a satisfactory annual review.

Year 12
Academic: 
5 Rosminian Scholarships, awarded to external and internal candidates, based on overall academic performance and GCSE results. Worth 10% off the School fee.
Sport: 1 girl and 1 boy Sports Scholarship available. Worth up to 20% off the School fee.

In addition to the above monetary Talent Scholarships, up to but not exceeding 4 Honorary Scholarships may be awarded. While an Honorary Scholarship has no monetary award attached, the student has the status of being a Scholar in the School.

For entry September 2017
Deadline: Friday 25th November 2016