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Grammar Schools in Greater London

Greater London boasts some fantastic Grammar Schools. We have made sure to include the subjects tested, the exam type, registration dates, and a link to the school’s admission website. Make sure to check their individual admission policies for catchment areas and other selection criteria! We will be updating this page as dates are announced.

Grammar Schools in Kent

Kent offers some wonderful Grammar Schools. We have made sure to include the subjects tested, the exam type, registration dates, and a link to the school’s admission website. Make sure to check their individual admission policies for catchment areas and other selection criteria! We will be updating this page as dates are announced – make sure to subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date.

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The Result of 11 Plus Selection: An Investigation into Opportunities and Outcomes for Pupils in Selective LEAs

Adele Atkinson, Paul Gregg, and Brendon McConnell

This paper assesses the impact of academic selection at age 11 on children in the minority of areas that still operate such a system. The answers are very clear. Overall there is little or no impact on attainment, but those educated in grammar schools do substantially better (around four grade points more than pupils with the same Key Stage 2 (KS2) points in similar, but non-selective, areas).

Effect of single‐sex education on progress in GCSE

Eva Malacova

The analysis suggests that pupils in a selective environment achieve higher progress in single‐sex schools; however, the advantage of single‐sex schooling seems to decrease with increasing pupils’ prior attainment (for girls) or with increasing school ‘selectiveness’ (for boys).

Selective Schools and Academic Achievement

Damon Clark

Despite the huge peer advantage enjoyed by selective school students, I show that four years of selective school attendance generates at best small effects on test scores. Selective schools do however have positive effects on course-taking and university enrollment, evidence suggesting they may have important longer run impacts.

Grammar school success ‘down to privilege’ – study

Hannah Richardson – BBC

Grammar schools perform no better than non-selective state schools, once their pupils’ higher ability and wealth is taken into account, a study suggests.

More stress, unclear gains: are selective schools worth it?

Melissa Tham – Victoria University

Selective schools are known for being consistently high-performing, producing some of the highest final-year secondary school outcomes. The chances of getting into a selective school depends on yearly demand. But are they actually worth it?

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11+ Webinar

Our webinar delves into everything from the differences between the types of schools to how you can help your child improve in their target subject. Watch the full video now. You can also register your interest for our Mock Exam course.

Free 11+ Mathematics Practice Papers

Below is the most complete and up-to-date list of all free 11 Plus Maths practice papers available on the internet. All of these 11+ Maths practice papers are in PDF format and we have provided the answers where possible.

Free 11+ English Practice Papers

Below is the most complete and up-to-date list of all free 11 Plus English practice papers available on the internet. All of these 11+ English practice papers are in PDF format and we have provided the answers where possible.

Grammar Schools in Greater London

Greater London boasts some fantastic Grammar Schools. We have made sure to include the subjects tested, the exam type, registration dates, and a link to the school’s admission website. Make sure to check their individual admission policies for catchment areas and other selection criteria! We will be updating this page as dates are announced.