Entrance Examinations

Entrance examinations for Pierce take place every year in April or May and are conducted for students that want to study in A Gymnasium as well as the other classes of the Gymnasium and the Lyceum, excluding C’ Lyceum (provided that there are spaces available).

Students are examined in English, while candidates for A’ Gymnasium and A’ Lyceum have the opportunity to be examined for an academic scholarship on the same day with written tests on Mathematics and Greek Language.

Please note that School policy is not to announce entrance examination scores for any grade level, as well as examinations for A Gymnasium and A Lyceum academic scholarships.

In the following links you can find information about the examination syllabus, past examination questions, the online application for candidate admission (submission deadline Friday, May 22, 2020) as well as tuition and other fees.

Examinations for the 2020-21 Academic Year

Following the recent decision to reopen schools, Pierce entrance examinations, with the approval of the Ministry of Education, took place in person at school. The College has the required number of rooms and the means and, with the participation of the entire faculty, can ensure the security and protection of students. The planning involves all stages of the process, from the moment students arrive on campus to the time of their departure.

The examinations took place as follows:

A Gymnasium entrance examinations (in English)
Sunday, May 24, 2020, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Academic scholarship examinations (A Gymnasium)
Sunday, May 24, 2020, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

B, C Gymnasium and A, B Lyceum entrance examinations (in English)
Saturday, May 23, 2020, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Academic scholarship examinations (A Lyceum)
Saturday, May 23, 2020, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Parents of students facing some kind of learning difficulty, certified by a public agency, are asked to send the relevant certification by Monday, May 18, 2020 to [email protected]

On the day of the examinations, authentication of candidates’ identity will be carried out, using ID card, passport or identification certification (issued by the Police, Municipality or Citizens Service Center – KEP).

To complete the process for your child’s participation in the written examinations, please deposit €40 (non refundable) through the National Bank of Greece.

Bank: National Bank Of Greece
Account Number: 180/480067-22
IBAN: GR6001101800000018048006722
Beneficiary: AMERICAN COLLEGE OF GREECE

In the “REASON FOR TRANSACTION” area, please give the first and last name of the candidate as well as the father’s name.

Please send us the payment receipt by email at the address [email protected] or by fax at 210 6009824. When sending by fax, please include a telephone contact number.

Office of Admissions, Ms. Christina Laskari, tel. (210) 600 9800 ext. 1161
Email: [email protected], [email protected]