Admissions Test Format

We operate a joint registration and admissions process with Crossley Heath School. Parents need to complete an on-line registration form for the admission tests, please click here for more information about registering for the tests.

The admission test will consist of:

  • a test in English
  • a test in Mathematics
  • a nationally validated test in Verbal Reasoning (VR)

The scores for each test will be age-weighted.


Sample Papers

English: 

English Practice Paper The Machine Gunners

English Practice Paper The Sound of Whales


Maths:

Maths Practice Answer Sheet

Maths Practice Paper and Answers


Once the tests have been marked, parents will be informed in writing by the schools of their child's position in the order of merit and whether they have reached the required standard to be considered for admission.