11 Plus Exam Registration Details

2020 – 11 Plus examination for Grammar Schools

Registration deadlines and basic information

Almost every area and every school have different testing procedures, the format of the tests varies and the admission rules for allocating school places are specific to the area or school.

Please ensure that you check with the admission authority (Local Authority) and on the schools’ own websites for the most accurate and up-to-date information.

Some steps to follow:

  1. Go through the grammar school's information.
  2. Shortlist few which you wish to aim for. This decision will also depend on catchment area rules. So please check that.
  3. Try to find as much information as possible about these shortlisted schools
  4. If available, attend open days and gather more information with all doubts answered
  5. Fill up the registration forms for the shortlisted schools before the deadlines.
  6. Make a final firm list of the schools for your choice for secondary admission. Keep some local state schools also in the list as a backup.
  7. Check your council website about the CAF application. This is the form you must fill up with your council (normally 31st October) to give 6 choices of the schools in the order of your preference
  8. Keep checking your communication with the school about test day information

You can find information about the registration deadlines for each school county wise in following pages.
Best wishes!
Team 11 Plus

County Surrey
School Name The Tiffin School, Boys
Registrations opens Monday 7th June 2021
Registrations closes Wednesday 1st September
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Stage 1 – Thursday 30th September, Stage 2 – Friday 12th November 2021
Catchment Area Inner and Outer Priority Area
Exam format Stage 1 GL Math and English, Stage 2 School written
Subjects Tested English Math and Creative writing
First stage result Wednesday 13th October
Last Year Cut off 106
Link http://www.tiffinschool.co.uk/admissions/
County Surrey
School Name The Tiffin School, Girls
Registrations opens Tuesday 8th June 2021
Registrations closes Wednesday 1st September
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Stage 1 – Thursday 30th September and Friday 1st October, Stage 2 – Friday 12th November 2021
Catchment Area Inner and Outer Priority Area
Exam format Stage 1 GL Math and English, Stage 2 School written Maths and English
Subjects Tested English Math and Creative writing
First stage result Mid-October
Last Year Cut off Not Given
Link https://www.tiffingirls.org/Our-School/Admissions/Year-7.aspx

The Stage One Test will consist of English and Maths questions that are marked by computer. The Stage Two Test will be written tests in English and Maths and will be held in November 2021.

County Sutton
School Name The Greenshaw High School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Friday 13th August 2021
Exams Stages One
Test Dates Tuesday 14th September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format MCQ Math and English Paper
Subjects Tested English and Math
First stage result 21st September
Last Year Cut off 198
Link https://www.greenshaw.co.uk/join-us/students/admissions/admissions-2022-23/selective-eligibility-test-2022-entry

The test is made up of two papers; a multiple-choice Maths paper and a multiple-choice English paper. The tests do not include verbal reasoning or non-verbal reasoning.

County Sutton
School Name The Sutton Grammar School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Friday 13th August 2021
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Tuesday 14th September 2021, Stage 2- Saturday 2nd October 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format MCQ Math and English Paper
Subjects Tested English and Math
First stage result 21st September
Last Year Cut off 213
Link Admissions | Sutton Grammar School
County Sutton
School Name Wallington High School for Girls
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Friday 13th August 2021
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Stage 1 - Tuesday 14th September 2021, Stage 2- Saturday 25th September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format Stage 1 - MCQ Math and English Paper, Stage 2- Written Math and English Paper
Subjects Tested English and Math
First stage result 21st September
Last Year Cut off 205
Link https://www.wallingtongirls.sutton.sch.uk/_site/data/files/admissions/07DF8BAC035424AB92DFD700AFAB5EFC.pdf
County Sutton
School Name Nonsuch Grammar School for Girls
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Friday 13th August 2021
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Stage 1 - Tuesday 14th September 2021, Stage 2- Saturday 25th September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format Stage 1 - MCQ Math and English Paper, Stage 2- Written Math and English Paper
Subjects Tested English and Math
First stage result 21st September
Last Year Cut off 205
Link http://www.nonsuchschool.org/298/nonsuch-and-wallington-second-stage-entrance-examination-faqs
County Sutton
School Name Wallington County Grammar School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Friday 13th August 2021
Exams Stages One
Test Dates Tuesday 14th September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format Stage 1 - MCQ Math and English Paper
Subjects Tested English and Math
Result 21st September
Last Year Cut off 213.9
Link https://resources.finalsite.net/images/v1612442465/folioeducationcouk/bbwahfxeqkpsppfoehz7/2022-2023Y7AdmissionsArrangements.pdf
County Sutton
School Name Wilson's School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Friday 13th August 2021
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Tuesday 14th September 2021, Stage 2 – Saturday 2nd October 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format Stage 1 - MCQ Math and English Paper, Stage 2 – Written Math and English Paper
Subjects Tested English and Math
First stage result 21st September
Last Year Cut off 213
Link https://www.wilsons.school/admissions/year7admissions/applying/
County Barnet
School Name Queen Elizabeth's School
Registrations opens Saturday 3rd May 2021.
Registrations closes Friday 16th July 2021 Noon.
Exams Stages One
Test Dates Tuesday 15th September 2021
Catchment Area No
Exam format GL English and Math, Two tests on same day. One of English and the other of Math
Subjects Tested English and Math
Result 1st October
Last Year Cut off 229
Link https://www.qebarnet.co.uk/admissions-information/admissions/
County Barnet
School Name The Henrietta Barnet School
Registrations opens End of April 2021
Registrations closes Wednesday 5pm 21st July
Exams Stages Two
Test Dates Stage 1 – 1st, 2nd and 3rd September 2021 And Stage 2 – Early October 2021
Catchment Area 3 miles
Exam format GL English and Math, Two tests on same day. One of English and the other of Math
Subjects Tested English and Math
First stage result September End
Last Year Cut off Top 300 go to round two.
Link https://www.hbschool.org.uk/userfiles/henriettamvc/pdf/admissions/policies-and-documents/Admissions%20Policy%20for%20Entry%20in%202022-23%20Determined%20(1).pdf
County Barnet
School Name The Latymer School
Registrations opens 11th May 2021.
Registrations closes 8th July 2021 Noon.
Exams Stages One
Test Dates 8th July 2021 Noon.
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format First paper GL Math and Verbal reasoning, second paper English written by school.
Subjects Tested English, Verbal Reasoning and Math
Result 1st October
Last Year Cut off 141 in both math and VR.
Link https://www.latymer.co.uk/admissions/year-7/Admission-Procedures-2022-(determined-arrangements).pdf

"The Mathematics and Verbal Reasoning test will be one combined test paper of multiple-choice format set by GL Assessment. It will be 60 minutes in duration (30 minutes Mathematics & 30 minutes Verbal Reasoning) and the School will have no advanced knowledge of the content of this paper. The English paper will be set by the school and will include both reading and writing sections; it will be 60 minutes in duration (30 minutes reading an extract and answering questions & 30 minutes writing"

County Slough
School Name Slough Consortium
  • The Langley Grammar School
  • Herschel Grammar School
  • St. Bernard’s Grammar School,
  • Upton Grammar School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes 13th June 2021 Midnight
Exams Stages One
Test Dates September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format CEM 11 plus
Subjects Tested English, Verbal Reasoning, Non Verbal Reasoning and Math
Result Mid October
Last Year Cut off 111
Link https://www.sloughconsortium.org.uk/

There are two 45-50 minute papers with each paper consisting of a mixture of questions testing verbal, numerical and non-verbal reasoning. The verbal reasoning element includes English comprehension and reading skills. The eligibility score of 111 remains the same.

County Reading (Berkshire)
School Name The Reading School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Wednesday 30th June 2021 Midnight
Exams Stages One
Test Dates 11th and 12th September 2021(Proposed dates)
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format Not Specified
Subjects Tested English, Creative Writing and Math
Result Mid October
Last Year Cut off 108
Link https://www.reading-school.co.uk/attachments/download.asp?file=2759

A child may only take the test once. The Entrance Test consists of 3 elements: English, Maths and Creative Writing. Children are expected to show ability appropriate to the Key Stage 2 curriculum. No additional preparation is necessary. All 3 will be tested on one day in September and all tests will take place at Reading School. There are no 'practice papers', but a familiarisation paper will be available on the website in May 2021

County Reading (Berkshire)
School Name The Kendrick School
Registrations opens Saturday 1st May 2021
Registrations closes Thursday 1st July 2021 Midnight
Exams Stages One
Test Dates 11th and 12th September 2021(Proposed dates)
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format CEM 11 plus
Subjects Tested English, Verbal reasoning, Nonverbal Reasoning and Math
Result Mid October
Last Year Cut off 114
Link Kendrick School Proposed Admissions Arrangements2005/2006

There will be two tests each of length approximately one hour. There will be a short break between the two test sessions. Each test will assess Verbal, Non Verbal and Numerical ability. Applicants are expected to show competence in skills appropriate to Key Stage 2 English and Mathematics, and to be able to apply these skills creatively.

County Hertfordshire
School Name South-west Herts Consortium Schools (7 Schools)
  • Parmiter's School
  • Queen's School
  • Rickmansworth School
  • St Clement Danes School
  • Watford Grammar School for Boys
  • Watford Grammar School for Girls
  • Croxley Danes School
Registrations opens Monday 12th April 2021
Registrations closes Friday 18th June 2021
Exams Stages Academic test, Music test round 1, Music test round 2, Sports
Test Dates Academic test- Saturday 4th September 2021, Music test round 1- Monday 6th September 2021, Music test round 2- Monday 20th September 2021, Sports(Queen's school only) – Tuesday 14th September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format GL assessment 11 plus
Subjects Tested Verbal reasoning and Math
First stage result 20th October 2021
Last Year Cut off -
Link http://www.swhertsschools.org.uk/calendar/
County Buckinghamshire
School Name Bucks Consortium of 13 Grammar schools
  • Aylesbury Grammar School (boys)
  • Aylesbury High School (girls)
  • Beaconsfield High School (girls)
  • Burnham Grammar School (co-educational)
  • Chesham Grammar School (co-educational)
  • Dr Challoner's Grammar School (boys)
  • John Hampden Grammar School (boys)
  • Royal Grammar School (boys)
  • Royal Latin Grammar School (co-educational)
  • Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School (co-educational)
  • Sir William Borlase Grammar School (co-educational)
  • Wycombe High School (girls)
Registrations opens 4th May 2021 3pm
Registrations closes 24th June 2021 3pm
Exams Stages one
Test Dates 9th September 2021
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format GL assessment 11 plus
Subjects Tested English, Verbal reasoning, Nonverbal Reasoning and Math
Result 15th October 2021
Last Year Cut off -
Link https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/education/school-admissions/moving-up-to-secondary-school/timeline-for-entry-in-2021/
County Kent
School Name Kent Grammar Schools (32 schools)
  • Barton Court Grammar School
  • Oakwood park Grammar School
  • Borden Grammar School
  • Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School
  • Chatham House Grammar School
  • Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys
  • Clarendon House Grammar School
  • Simon Langton Girls' Grammar School
  • Dane Court Grammar School
  • Sir Roger Manwood's School
  • Dartford Grammar School for Girls
  • The Folkestone School for Girls
  • Dartford Grammar School
  • The Harvey Grammar School
  • Dover Grammar School for Boys
  • The Judd School
  • Dover Grammar School for Girls
  • The Norton Knatchbull School
  • Gravesend Grammar School
  • The Skinner's School
  • Highsted Grammar School
  • Tonbridge School
  • Highworth Grammar School
  • Tunbridge Wells Girl's Grammar School
  • Invicta Grammar School
  • Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys
  • Maidstone Grammar School for Girls
  • Weald of Kent Grammar School
  • Maidstone Grammar School
  • Wilmington Grammar School for Boys
  • Mayfield Grammar School
  • Wilmington Grammar School for Girls
Registrations opens 1st June 2021
Registrations closes Thursday 1st July 2021
Exams Stages one
Test Dates 9th September 2021 for children ho go to school in Kent, 11th September 2021 for children who go to school outside of Kent
Catchment Area Yes
Exam format GL assessment
Subjects Tested English, Verbal reasoning, Nonverbal Reasoning and Math
Result Mid October
Last Year Cut off -
Link https://www.kent.gov.uk/education-and-children/schools/school-places/kent-test#tab-1