8 plus (8+) Exam – Brighton College Prep School – What you need to know
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Recently voted England’s Independent School of the Year by The Sunday Times, Brighton is a forward-thinking school, where academic achievement, independent thought and intellectual curiosity are strongly encouraged.
The school successfully combines academic excellence with an array of co-curricular opportunities and is fully committed to the individual needs and enthusiasms of each child.
Brighton College Prep School 8 Plus (8+) Exam Information
Entry Level Eight Plus (8+) exam
School Name Brighton College Prep
Description Co-ed School. Day and weekly boarding available from age 13.
Age range 3-10 (Prep School) 11-18 (College)
Size 300 approx at Prep School; 1,000 approx at College
Fees £5050 – £6,250 (Prep School) per term
Address Brighton College Prep School, 2 Walpole Road, Brighton, BN2 0EU
Telephone (general enquiries) 0044 (0)1273 704210
Admissions Office firstname.lastname@example.org or 0044 (0) 1273 704200
Brighton College Prep School 8 Plus (8+) Admissions
The main intake point into the Brighton College Prep School is at age 8 into Year 4, though places are usually available for Year 5 and Year 6 (10+).
Applications: Details about the admissions process at 8+, including registration forms, can be found here.
Open Days and Visits: To find out more about life at Brighton, you should visit the school during its Open Morning events. You can also arrange an individual visit to the Prep School to meet the Head.
To book an individual visit to the Prep School, you should email the Admissions Office.
Brighton College Prep School 8 Plus (8+) Exam Format
All registered candidates will be invited to sit examinations in:
- Verbal Reasoning
Pupils are offered places on the basis of performance in the entry assessments and satisfactory references from their current school.
Brighton College Prep School 8 Plus (8+) Exam Practice Papers
8+ English practice papers, ideal for Brighton College Prep eight plus (8+) exam preparation:
Full Practice Tests
8+ Maths practice papers, ideal for Brighton College Prep eight plus (8+) exam preparation:
Full Practice Tests
Targeted Skill Development
8+ Reasoning practice papers, ideal for Brighton College eight plus (8+) exam preparation:
8+ Reasoning Pack 1 (Verbal Reasoning sections)
8+ Reasoning Pack 2 (Verbal Reasoning sections)
8+ Reasoning Pack 3 (Verbal Reasoning sections)
8+ Reasoning Pack 4 (Verbal Reasoning sections)
8+ Reasoning Pack 5 (Verbal Reasoning sections)
8+ Listening practice tests, ideal for Brighton College eight plus (8+) exam preparation:
Brighton College Prep School 8 Plus (8+) Scholarships and Bursaries
Brighton offers bursaries to pupils from low income families and a modest financial support to families suffering short term financial problems. They are available for pupils in Years 7 to 13. Since bursarial support is reviewed annually, parent will be expected to reapply each year.
Most pupils move on to the Senior School of Brighton College, as this is the wish of the majority of parents. However, the College uses the common entrance exams as the assessment for entry and therefore places are not guaranteed