Presidency School

Placement Test

Placement Test for Nursery

The child is asked to assemble puzzles to assess hand and motor co-ordination, and identify animals, colors, shapes etc. The child is assessed on clarity of speech, behavior and ability to follow instructions.

Placement Test for KG 1

The Admission Officer sits with the child and goes through some storybooks and puzzles to make the child feel comfortable. Then, the Officer goes through a question booklet with the child, in order to assess the child’s ability to recognize letters, similar/ different objects, shapes, the child’s numerical ability and ability to comprehend and follow instructions. If the child is joining at the beginning of the academic year, his manual dexterity skills are tested to see if he/she is ready to begin writing in KG1.

Placement Test for KG2

The Admissions Officer sits with the child to go through the test booklet. Recognition and writing skills are assessed. The child is asked to write letters (both upper and lower cases) and asked to read the letters phonetically. Numerical ability is tested by exercises in basic counting and writing of numbers. Logical reasoning is tested by asking the child to match pictures with their shadows and by matching identical figures from a group of similar figures.

Placement Test for Grade I to VIII

Grade-appropriate concepts in English, Mathematics & EVS / Science are tested. The Admissions Officer goes through the paper with the child and explains what is expected out of them. They are encouraged to ask questions if they have any doubts in understanding the test.

On completion of the placement tests, a personal interactive session with the parents and the Admission Committee is organized to facilitate further in-depth understanding about the education philosophy of the school, and parental needs and expectation from the school.

Section Classes Admission Test Minimum Age as on 31st May 2017
Pre-Primary Pre Nursery Child has to come along with parents for an interaction. 2.10 years
LKG No written test 3.10 years
UKG Attempt worksheets 4.10 years
Primary I Attempt worksheets 5.10years
II Attempt worksheets 6.10years
III Written test 7.10years
IV Written test 8.10years
V Written test 9.10 years
Secondary VI Written test 10.10 years
VII Written test 11.10 years
VIII Written test 12.10 years
IX Written test 13.10years
X Written test 14.10 years

Schedule for the interaction and/or written test will be intimated to parents through email or phone. Only selected candidates will be called for further admission process. Admissions will be given on first cum first serve basis. Preference will be given to the siblings of the children already studying in this school. Admission is based on the seats availability.