Joining Fernhill

At Fernhill School’s Secondary Department, the admissions process differs depending on the year group to which your child is applying for admission.

For information on joining Fernhill School Primary please contact our admissions officer on 0141 6347 2674 or


Admission to S1 is by Entrance Examination for pupils applying from other schools. Pupils from Fernhill School’s Primary Department are offered automatic entry before the Entrance Examination takes place in January.
Any remaining places are then offered to pupils from other schools, based on their performance in the examination.

 S2 – S6

Vacancies in S2 to S6 occur occasionally and are filled each year as a result of interview and Entrance Examination, where skills in Mathematics and English are assessed.
If your child is offered a place in S2 – S6 at Fernhill School, he/she will then be invited to spend a day with the year group that he/she is joining before completing the admissions process.
To find out more about registering your child for enrolment at Fernhill School, please email our Admissions Executive or call us on 0141 634 2674.