Open days and taster events
Please come to visit us to really get a sense of what is so special about our school.
Our Open Days and Open Mornings take place in the Autumn, Spring and Summer terms. Our next events for 2018 entry are detailed below. We also run Taster Days.
If there is a particular aspect of school life you would like to see, or if you would like to visit the school at some other time, please call our Admissions team on 020 8557 7004 who will be able to make specific arrangements for you.
Please do check this page regularly for updated information.
Open Days & Open Mornings
Pre-booking is essential for these events. Online registration for our Autumn events will be available shortly.
|Reception & Junior School|
|Saturday 30 September 2017||10am – 1pm. Book here|
|Wednesday 11 October 2017||9.30am|
|Thursday 19 October 2017||9.30am|
|Weekly tours available on Wednesday mornings||Please call to book a place|
|Saturday 23 September 2017||10am – 1pm. Please Book here|
|Tuesday 3 October 2017||9.30 – 11am. The Headmistress’s talk will start promptly at 9.30am in the Recital Hall|
|Tuesday 7 November 2017||9.30 – 11am. The Headmistress’s talk will start promptly at 9.30am in the Recital Hall|
|Thursday 23 November 2017||9.30 – 11am. The Headmistress’s talk will start promptly at 9.30am in the Recital Hall|
|Tuesday 3 October 2017||6.30pm – 8.30pm. To register for this event please book here|
You are also most welcome to call and book a personal visit.
A Taster Day is a wonderful way for your daughter to experience life at Sydenham High first hand. Girls take part in different lessons and activities in both smaller groups and all together. Places for our Taster Days are limited and registration is essential. For Autumn events, booking will be available from September.
|Junior School Taster events|
|Reception entry||Wednesday 8 November 2017 (9.30 – 10.30am)|
|Year 3 entry||Wednesday 15 November 2017 (9.30 – 11.30am)|
The Reception and Year 3 Taster sessions offer the opportunity for girls to experience Junior School life. During the Reception Taster session, girls will take part in some fun learning activities with our Reception team. It also gives your daughter an opportunity to spend some time in our Reception environment, prior to the assessment. Our Year 3 Taster session will involve taking part in an exciting workshop with our Year 2 pupils. Tours will be offered to parents at these events.
|Year 7 Taster Days|
|For Year 6 pupils||Wednesday 11 October (morning)|
|For Year 6 pupils||Wednesday 18 October (morning)|
The Year 7 Taster Day is an activity-packed morning designed to give girls a feel for what would be in store for them in Year 7 at Sydenham High. Girls enjoy various activities, including an Assembly with the Headmistress, ‘Taster’ lessons and break time. Parents are usually invited for a tour or other event running simultaneously.