The majority of our boys and girls take Common Entrance and move onto a wide range of schools including:
Abingdon, Bradfield, Downe House, Eton, Harrow, Headington, Magdalen College, Marlborough, Our Lady's Abingdon, Pangbourne, Queen Anne’s, Radley, Rye St Antony, St Edward's Oxford, St Mary's Ascot, St Mary's Calne, The Abbey, The Oratory School, The School of St Helen and St Katharine, and Wellington.
Around 20% of our boys move on to The Oratory School at 13, taking Common Entrance. However, OPS boys have also been successfully prepared for entrance to some of the above schools in recent years.
Over the past 3 years, our Year 8 pupils have gained a total of 45 scholarships and exhibitions, ranging from All-Round Scholarships and Exhibitions to Academic Scholarships and Scholarships in Music, Art, Drama and Sport to schools including to Abingdon, Bradfield College, The Oratory, Queen Anne’s, Radley, St Edward’s, The Abbey and Wellington.