11 Plus Schools

Lancashire and Cumbria 11 Plus

For Entry in 2020

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
Open Day 18th June 2019, 5:30pm – 8:00pm
11+ Test Dates 14th September 2019, 8:45am – 4:00pm
Test Types Verbal, Non-Verbal and numerical ability. Children are expected to show competency in skills appropriate to Key Stage 2 English and mathematics and be able to apply these creatively.
They will be tests for which no additional preparation is necessary. The school will not publish any practice papers but a familiarisation booklet will be available on the school website and on request after the closing
date for test applications. All the questions are multiple choice.
Allocation March 2020
Admissions Queen Elizabeth Grammar School
Admissions Policy 2020
Recommended Practice Materials Verbal Reasoning
Maths
Non-verbal Reasoning

Lancashire Admissions Information for 2020 entry

Applications Registration for School application forms
Closing dates:
LGGS: Wed 18th September 2019, 12 noon
LRGS: Monday 9th September 2019
BRGS: Tues 25th June 2019, 12 noon
CRGS: Wed 18th September 2019, 12 noon
CAF 31st October 2019
11+ test dates LGGS: Saturday 28th September 2019
LRGS: Saturday 28th September 2019
BRGS: Saturday 14th September 2019
CRGS: Saturday 28th September 2019
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
Scores Pupils must achieve a minimum level in each subject. Children are ranked based on their aggregate scores of the three tests
Allocations March 2020
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 2020 Mixed 180 places in Year 7 Tues 18th June 2019, from 6.30pm
Clitheroe Royal Grammar School Admissions Policy 2020 Mixed 150 places in Year 7 Wed 11th September 2019
Lancaster Girls’ Grammar School Admissions Policy 2020 Girls 140 places in Year 7 Thurs 27th June 2019, 5.30 – 7.45 pm
Lancaster Royal Grammar School Admissions Policy 2020 Boys 150 places in Year 7(& 24 boarding) Saturday 22nd June 2019, 9.00am – 1.00pm
Information evening: Thursday 5th September 2019 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 June 2019

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