11 Plus Schools

Lancashire and Cumbria 11 Plus

The Schools Admissions Code, that came into effect in 2012, stated that by law, schools must take all reasonable steps to inform parents of the outcome of tests before the closing deadline for the Common Application form (CAF) on October 31st.

Cumbria

There is only one grammar school in Cumbria – Queen Elizabeth Grammar School.
In 2015, 215 children sat the test
In 2013, 173 children took the test
In 2012, 239 children took the test
In 2011, 218 children took the entrance test

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School – September 2020 entry

Places 120 in Year 7
Closing Dates 31st October 2019 for CAF form
Closes – 21st June 2019 by noon
11+ Test Dates 14th September 2019
Test Types Verbal, Non-Verbal and numerical ability
Allocation March 2020
Admissions Queen Elizabeth Grammar School
Admissions Policy 2020
Recommended Practice Materials Verbal Reasoning
Maths
Non-verbal Reasoning

Appropriate Practice Materials see below

Please see the Lancashire & Cumbria section of our 11+ Forum as well as the Lancashire & Cumbria section of the shop.

Lancashire Admissions Information for 2018 entry

Applications Registration for School application forms open:
CRGS: Monday 5th June School 2017
LGGS: Tuesday 2nd May 2017
 
Closing dates:
LGGS: Wednesday 20th September 2017
LRGS: Monday 11th September 2017
BRGS: Friday 22nd September 2017
CRGS: Wednesday 20th September 2017 by 12 noon
CAF 31st October 2017
11+ test dates LGGS: Saturday 30th September 2017 (9am-12.25pm)
LRGS: Saturday 30th September 2017 (9am-12.25pm)
BRGS: Saturday 30th September 2017 (9am-12.25pm)
CRGS: Saturday 30th September 2017 (9am-12.25pm)
Test Types Maths, Verbal Reasoning and English, multiple choice (in that order)
 
Maths – consists of 50 multiple choice questions, 50 minutes
Verbal Reasoning – 80 multiple choice questions, 50 minutes
English – 56 multiple choice questions, 45 minutes
The English paper consists of two extracts with questions, and more questions testing spelling, punctuation and grammar.
Questions are based on the KS2 syllabus. Sample papers
Examiner GL Assessment
11+ Test Results For LRGS – Results sent to parents by 11th October 2017
For BRGS – Results sent to parents by October 2017 (TBC)
For LGGS – Results sent to parents by Wednesday 11th October 2017
For CRGS – Results sent to parents by Wednesday 18th October 2017
For LRGS – Results sent to parents by Wednesday 11th October 2017
Scores Pupils must achieve a minimum level in each subject. Children are ranked based on their aggregate scores of the three tests
Allocations March 2018
Admissions Lancashire Council
Recommended Practice Materials Verbal Reasoning
English
Maths

Schools Information

School Admissions Gender Places Open Events
Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School Admissions Policy 2018 Mixed 180 places in Year 7 Tuesday 11th July 2017
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School Admissions Policy 2018 Mixed 150 places in Year 7 Wednesday 13th September 2017
Lancaster Girls’ Grammar School Admissions Policy 2018 Girls 145 places in Year 7 Thursday 29th June 2017 5.30pm-8pm
Lancaster Royal Grammar School Admissions Policy 2018 Boys 150 places in Year 7(& 24 boarding) Saturday 24th June 2017
Information evening: Thursday 7th September 2017 7pm

For information about appropriate practice materials also please visit the Lancashire & Cumbria section of our 11+ Forum.

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Page updated on 14th May 2019