Firstly, the main focus of this page is grammar school entry.

11 Plus Entrance Guide

Top grammar school plan

Secondly, A-level selection at grammar schools.

Thirdly, how some schools, particularly GROMP schools, have successfully created the grammar school ethos.

Fourthly, the latest grammar school news, listed at the bottom of the page.

Getting into grammar school

The ’11’ in the name of the test refers to the school entry age, so most pupils are 10 years old when they sit the exams. Taken by pupils in their last year of primary school who are looking to gain a state-funded grammar school place,

The test is not the same everywhere. Different schools using varying combinations of the four testing areas.

Grammar School Entrance guide

A-levels at grammar schools

England’s best girls’ grammar school, the Henrietta Barnett in north London, is among those dropping several A-levels, and relying on donations from parents.

St Joseph’s College is one of a group of three Catholic grammar schools that includes St Ambrose.


Our Other Which School guides

Firstly, private Sixth Form Admissionstop private sixth Forms Guide , private London Sixth Forms blog and London Sixth Forms Guide.

Secondly, London Prep Schools GuidePrep schools, London prep schools guide and Top London Prep schools blog.

Thirdly, London private schoolsPrivate London School Admissions (A-M), Sunday Times Private Schools League Table and top private girls schools in London.

Plus, London Independent Schools Guide, and London’s top independent school A-Level results.

Then, Grammar Schools GuideLondon 11 plus practice tests11Plus GL Guide,Grammars using 11 plus GL Assessment Guide , Guide to Grammar School Entry.

Also, UK Boarding Schools Guide, and primary school league tables,

Finally, London Pre-Schools Guide,

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