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Your application will now be reviewed by the admissions committee.

 If your application meets our admission criteria, you will be invited to an interview at the FPS campus that you registered for. Please expect an email or call from us within 01 or 02 weeks.

At the interview, please bring the follow documents:

• Copy of Birth Certificate. (Those made in the last six months will not be accepted)
• Please bring along the original birth certificate (this will be returned)
• Four (4) passport sized photographs
• Progress report of the previous school (if any)
• RS 1000 Application fee

After the interview, we will notify you of a decision within 01 week via email. The admission letter and fee voucher will be sent to you via email and TCS.

Age Group Criteria

Pre Nursery  

2 years 5 months

to

3 years 4 months

Nursery

3 years 5 months

to

4 years 4 months

Kindergarten

4 years 5 months

to

5 years 4 months

Grade I

5 years 5 months

to

6 years 4 months

Grade II

6 years 5 months

to

7 years 4 months

Grade III

7 years 5 months

to

8 years 4 months

Grade IV

8 years 5 months

to

9 years 4 months

Grade V

9 years 5 months

to

10 years 4 months

Grade VI

10 years 5 months

to

11 years 4 months

Grade VII

11 years 5 months

to

12 years 4 months

Grade VIII

12 years 5 months

to

13 years 4 months

Grade IX

13 years 5 months

to

14 years 4 months

Grade X

14 years 5 months

to

15 years 4 months

Grade XI

15 years 5 months

to

16 years 4 months

Admissions FAQS

When do applications open?

Applications open in November. Please check the website in November for an announcement.

When is the best time to apply?

As early as possible. Admissions are on a rolling basis, hence those who apply early will have better chance of securing a seat at FPS. We tend to conduct majority of our interviews by November, December and January. Limited seats are available after.

What is the admissions criteria?

Admissions are solely based on merit. Selection is based on a holistic review of the entire application

What is the acceptance rate?

We do not reveal the specific acceptance rate, but admissions at FPS are extremely competitive.

Is admission open for all grade levels?

Admissions are only open from Pre-Nursery to Grade 9. We do not accept any applications for Grade X and XI.

Are siblings guaranteed admission?

No. Siblings are given a degree of preference, but admissions are contingent on performance in the interview and test.

Is there testing and interviewing for all grades?

There is no testing for Pre-Nursery applicants.

  • For Nursery and Kindergarten students, testing and interview are held on the same day
  • For Grade 1 – Grade 9: Interviews are conducted first, and then a test is conducted at a later date for those students that are deemed to be a good fit for the school.

I applied over 2 weeks ago but have not received a response?

We receive a high volume of applications each year, and we aim to respond to applications as quickly as possible in the order that they were received. If you have applied after the month of February, please expect a response within 4 weeks.

Can I reschedule the interview/test?

No. Reschedules are only possible in extenuating circumstances. We cannot guarantee another interview / test date due to the high volume of applications.

Can I apply multiple times?

No. If you have not received admission this year, then you must wait and apply for the next academic year.

Is there an application fee?

Yes. There is a RS. 1000 application fee that must be submitted at the time of interview.

About Foundation Pubic School
We at Foundation Public School believe in freedom of thought and spirit, scientific inquiry and critical thinking. We aim at providing opportunities for our students to flourish and learn in a conducive environment. We hope to prepare students to grow and develop into mature human beings capable of making decisions realistically and with compassion.