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School Entrance

Preparation pays off

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School Entrance


We advise on all facets of the school entrance process. Whether you are currently in the English education system or not, there is lots of advice we can offer. It is important to collaborate on the best pathway for your children. This sort of planning and extra support can be invaluable as you prepare to tackle this competitive stage of your child's educational journey. Advice offered for 7+, 11+, 13+ and 16+.

Passing the 11+ exams to gain admission into prestigious schools such as Highgate, Westminster, St Pauls, or South Hampstead is undeniably challenging. As a private tuition company, Oakley Tutors understands the importance of obtaining a high score in these competitive exams and can help students achieve their goals. Our team of experienced tutors specialises in preparing students for the rigorous academic requirements of these esteemed institutions.


At Oakley Tutors, we recognise that the 11+ exams can be daunting, but we firmly believe that with the right guidance and support, every student can excel. Our tutors not only possess a deep understanding of the 11+ exam format but also have unparalleled knowledge of the specific expectations and standards set by schools like Highgate, Westminster, St Pauls, and South Hampstead. With their expert guidance, students can be confident that they are acquiring the necessary skills and knowledge to tackle these exams with proficiency and ease.


We offer personalised tutoring programs tailored to each student's individual needs and learning style. Our tutors work closely with students, identifying their strengths and weaknesses, and implementing targeted strategies to improve performance. Whether it's mastering verbal reasoning, numerical skills, or non-verbal reasoning, Oakley Tutors provides a comprehensive approach that ensures students are well-prepared for all aspects of the 11+ exams. With our rigorous practice tests, expert coaching, and continuous feedback, students gain the confidence and competence required to excel in these competitive exams.


Passing the 11+ exams is a significant milestone in a student's educational journey, and at Oakley Tutors, we are committed to helping students reach their full potential and secure a place at their desired school. With our dedicated tutors, specialised curriculum, and proven track record of success, Oakley Tutors is your trusted partner in preparing for the challenges of the 11+ exams. Let us help you achieve your goals and unlock a world of opportunities in these renowned institutions.

Common Entrance Tutor

Common Entrance Expert


Politics and History of Architecture - Newcastle University


Dominic is perfectly positioned to assist families with their common entrance journey. Assisted by his talented colleagues at Oakley Tutors, Dominic can help you get into your school of choice. At Oakley Tutors, we have many very experienced 11+ and 13+ tutors who understand the academic rigour required by the nations best schools. Generally, we look to teach academic content before looking at past papers together with our students. We have found that students with strong academic understanding are best positioned to tackle tricky problems on past papers. And so, we prefer teaching concepts first.


 Educated at Eton College, Dominic has first hand experience of the requirements for England’s most prestigious schools.


Dominic feels extremely privileged to have the opportunity to sculpt and help both a child's academic journey and, of equal importance, their walk through the bumps and bends of childhood and all things extra-curricular. These are different ingredients which complement each other tremendously. 


Dominic is good with children and he loves working with families. Dominic is very experienced at preparing children for exams and making the “dreaded revision” both fun and effective. Dominic’s is a very competent sportsman and skillful artist, believing that non-academic responsibilities can have a large positive impact on academic endeavours. 

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