11 Plus

Slough Grammar Schools Admissions

There are a number of competing Grammar Schools in and around slough. Under the umbrella of Slough Grammar Consortium they operate their admissions processes similarly,  the information below applies to all these schools. 

Summary Information for Slough Grammar Schools

Registration Closing Date: October
Common Application Form (CAF) Closing Date: June
Exam Date: September
Exam Board Type: CEM (Cambridge Assessment)
Results Date: October
Pass Mark: 111 (subject to change)
Allocations Date: March
Appeals Hearings: April, May and June
Admissions Info: Slough Borough Council, 01753 875728

Admission for Slough Grammar Schools

For Admissions into Year 7 at Slough Grammar Schools pupils can secure their place based upon their performance in the 11 Plus exam. Slough Grammar Schools host regular open evenings for Parents and Students where they provide more information about their admission process including taking a tour of their facilities and meeting the staff. 

Parents have to register their children ahead of their 11 Plus exams. 

How to Register?

Parents must register their child with the Slough Grammar Consortium before the registration closing date which is October for Slough Grammar Schools.  Next, parents must complete the Common Application Form from the Slough Borough Council Website. This must be done before June. 

Exam Format

Slough Grammar Schools have an 11 Plus exam which consists of two exam papers. The papers are 60 and 65 Minutes each and test a pupils Verbal Reasoning, Non Verbal Reasoning and Numerical Resonating Skills. Results are published in October and Year 7 places are allocated in March.

PLEASE NOTE: The information provided about the Slough Grammar School Consortium was believed to be correct at the time of publishing. However, please be aware of future changes. We advise you to contact the schools directly if you are unsure of anything. Contact details are provided within individual school posts 12 Plus ; 13 Plus Material:

Slough Grammar Schools

There are currently four grammar schools in the Slough Grammar School Consortium. For 11 Plus and admissions information about each specific school, please visit the pages below: