11 Plus Info for Various London Boroughs
Almost all the grammar schools in the London boroughs have their own tests. Because of this, please see 'General Information' below for the individual exam dates for the schools.
The general eleven plus exam types for the various areas are as follows (some schools may have their own separate exams, for these see below in 'General Information'):
BARNET - English, mathematics and Verbal Reasoning
BEXLEY (Bexley Test) - Written English, mathematics, Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning
BROMLEY - English, mathematics, Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning
ENFIELD - English, mathematics and Nonverbal Reasoning
KINGSTON UPON THAMES - Various (see below)
REDBRIDGE - Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning
SURREY - Verbal Reasoning and mathematics
SUTTON - English, mathematics and Verbal Reasoning
WANDSWORTH - Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning
Local Education Authorities
Below is a list of authorities that deal with education in the various London Boroughs.
Barnet Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8359 2000
Bexley Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8303 7777
Bromley Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8464 3333
Enfield Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8366 6565
Kingston Upon Thames Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8546 2121
Redbridge Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8478 3020
Surrey County Council Website
Tel: 08456 009 009
Sutton Borough Council Website
Tel: 020 8770 6500
Below is more detalied information on various schools and their tests within London. For further information we strogly advise that parents contact the school they are interested in.
Henrietta Barnett - The entrance exams take place over two sessions. The first exam date is in the last week of November and consists of reasoning tests. The second exam (providing the applicants gather a satisfactory score) are invited back to in the first week of January for an English and mathematics exam. Both tests take palce at the Henrietta Barnet School.
Queen Elizabeth's School - There are two tests required for this school. The first is set in November and is a musical aptitude test. The second test is an English and mathematics test. Please see the QE website for information on admissions.
St Michael’s Catholic Grammar School - Entrance exams consist of Verbal, Nonverbal, English and mathematics. Please contact the school for specific exam dates.
The Latymer School - The tests for Latymer comprise of Nonverbal, English and Mathematics. The applicants are first required to take the Nonverbal test in the October half-term. If a satisfactory score is obtained, then the applicants will sit the English, mathematics and Verbal Reasoning tests in November. The tests themselves are set by the school.
Newstead Wood School for Girls - The tests here consist of Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning only. They are both multiple choice papers set by Nfer. The tests are taken the first week of November.
St. Olaves and St Saviours Grammar School - St. Olaves only have English and mathematics in their entrance exams. This test is set in November.
Reigate Grammar School - The exams for Reigate Grammar take palce in early January and consist of English, mathematics and a reasoning test (combination of Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning). The admissions page on their website very kindly offers a demonstration of the different exam types.
Tiffin's Girls School - The exam format for this school is Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning. They are both multiple choice papers and they are taken in December.
Grammar Schools in London
Queen Elizabeth’s School
The Henrietta Barnett School
St Michael’s Catholic Grammar School
Bexley Grammar Schools
Beths Grammar School for Boys
Bexley Grammar School
Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School
Townley Grammar School for Girls
The Latymer School
Reigate Grammar School
The Tiffin Girls School
The Tiffin School
Newstead Wood School for Girls
St. Olaves and St Saviours Grammar School
Ilford County High School
Woodford County High School
Nonsuch High School for Girls
Sutton Grammar School for Boys
Wallington County Grammar School
Wallington High School for Girls
Putney High School