Open Events

We offer many opportunities to visit us and tour the School.

We also offer Open Evenings in locations around London. Senior staff from both the Senior and Junior School are joined by current and former students to talk about life at NLCS and our admissions process.

If you are unable to attend any of our events you are most welcome to visit the School by prior appointment.

Upcoming Open Events


Senior School Taster Mornings (11+ Entry in 2020)

Girls considering applying for a place at 11+ can attend one of our Taster Mornings. They can try out life at North London Collegiate School and participate in activities in several different subjects.

The Taster Morning sessions are only available to girls sitting the 11+ Entrance Examinations for Year 7 entry in September 2020 as they will be participating in lessons appropriate to their school year group.

There will be a talk for parents by the Headmistress, and a panel of staff and current students will be available to answer questions. We will also provide a guided tour of the school for parents whilst the girls are participating in their lessons.

Timings for Taster Mornings are 9.15am until approximately 12.30pm.

There are a limited number of places available at each event so parents are requested to reserve a place by completing an online form below.

Friday 7 June - Fully booked

Wednesday 12 June - Fully booked

Thursday 13 June - Fully booked

Friday 21 June - Fully Booked

Wednesday 26 June 

If you would like further information about 11+ admissions, please contact Mrs Jenny Coyne on 020 8951 6481 or email

Open Evenings - 4+, 7+, 11+ and Sixth Form

Our Open Evenings give prospective parents who live or work in these areas an opportunity to learn about our School. We also hold at evening at the School for parents who are unable to attend an event during the working day.

Senior staff from both the Senior and Junior School will be joined by current and former pupils to talk about life at North London, our transport system and the admissions process. To register your attendance please click on the link below.

SOUTH KENSINGTON - Wednesday 5 June

7.30-9.00pm - Register HERE

Institut français du Royaume-Uni 17 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2DT

Open Evenings are in addition our usual Taster Afternoons, School in Action Mornings and Open Mornings which are held at the School in the Spring, Summer and Autumn Terms.


Junior School in Action/Taster Mornings (4+ and 7+ Entry)

Parents of girls considering applying for a place at 4+ or 7+ are invited to come to a School in Action morning to give parents the opportunity to look around the Junior School whilst lessons are in progress. The morning includes a tour of the School and a talk from the Head of the Junior School giving information about the admissions process. Junior School girls act as tour guides, showing parents around the classrooms and the School facilities. School in Action mornings take place in the Summer and Autumn terms.

We also offer Taster mornings to prospective 7+ girls (2020 entry only) whilst parents attend a School in Action morning. Girls attend two taster lessons and break time which gives them a flavour of Junior School life. These combined mornings take place in the Autumn term.

Timings for School in Action and 7+ Taster Mornings are 9.45am until approximately 11.30am.

Numbers for School in Action and Taster Mornings are limited and attendance is by registration only.

Summer term School in Action/7+ Taster  mornings are now full.

There will be further School in Action mornings in the Autumn term.

Please click HERE to register your interest in attending one of these autumn sessions and you will be notified once dates have been confirmed in September.

For further information please contact the Junior School on 020 8952 1276 or email Mrs Christine Wallace (Junior School Admissions Officer) at


Junior School Open Morning - 28 September 2019

Our next annual Junior School Open Morning takes place this year on Saturday 28th September 2019. The Junior School will be open from 10.00am – 12.30pm.

 Visitors will be able to have tours of the school, see our splendid facilities, participate in activities and hear from the Head of Junior School and the girls about the curriculum, extra-curricular activities and life at North London Collegiate School.

Our Junior School Open Morning provides the perfect opportunity for parents to bring their daughters to visit the School. They will be able to follow a 'Junior School Trail', experience the activities and visit the classrooms used for the assessments. 

All are welcome at this event and no appointment is necessary to attend Open Day.

11+ Open Afternoons (Entry in 2021 and beyond)

We welcome families to our 11+ Open Afternoons, which take place on a usual school day during the Autumn and Spring Terms.  At the event, there will be a talk from the Headmistress, and a panel of staff and students will be available to answer your questions. We will also provide a guided tour of the school.

Details of these events will be available soon.

Please note - these events are for girls looking to enter at 11+ in 2021 and beyond.