The Application Form can be downloaded from the School website and Rs. 500 towards the same may be added to the Registration Fee. Alternatively, the form can be collected from the Accounts Office. This form is also used for Registration.
The parents or guardians of prospective students should register the name of the child mentioning of the class and academic year to which admission is sought. Children are admitted to The Lawrence School, Lovedale, in April each year. Class Five is preferred as the entry point. Beyond these classes, there is seldom any vacancy, though, occasionally, seats do become available in the higher classes. Admission is based on an Aptitude Analysis held the preceding November, in all major cities in India. As there are a large number of applicants, priority is given to those who register first. All students, except the children of the School staff members, are expected to stay in the Boarding Houses.
The Application Form, duly filled, along with the Registration Fee of Rs.15,000/-. (Please note, for online application the registration fee is Rs.15,500/-) should be sent to the Headmaster at the earliest. However, registration does not guarantee admission. For admission to Class XI, the registration is open till 31st January and the interaction will be held in the first week of April. The Registration Fee is neither refundable nor transferable.
Aptitude Analysis Interaction
Prior to admission, prospective pupils are expected to take an Aptitude Analysis. Parents will be informed well in advance, provided the name of the child has been registered with the School. Admission will be based strictly on the performance of the pupils at the Aptitude Analysis. The Aptitude Analysis for Classes V and VI will comprise Mathematics and English of one-hour duration each. For classes VII to IX, the assessment will comprise Mathematics, English and General Science of one-hour duration each. The assessment will be strictly according to the C.B.S.E. syllabus of the previous class. Prior to admission, the School Management may interact with the child along with the parents.
Newly admitted children will be permitted to join only on completion of admission formalities which include: -
1. Full payment of fee, as applicable.
2. Receipt of Agreement duly signed by the parent(s).
3. Submission of Transfer Certificate, previous school’s Result Sheet/ Record and Transcript /Board Examination Result, Conduct Certificate, Health Certificate, Six Copies of passport size photographs and Date of Birth Certificate.
4. Other attached documents, as required with the duly filled and signed Application Form.
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