How do I Register for the 11 Plus Test?
If you want to register your child for the 11 plus test for the Grammar Schools in Birmingham for entry in September 2020 you can follow this simple process. We have provided all the links that you might need but these sometimes change so it is important that you check the current process with your chosen grammar schools.
- Use the links below to check the entry requirements for each of the Birmingham grammar schools.
- Then apply online to register your child for a place on the 11 plus test for entry in September 2020
- Finally in the early part of year 6 you can apply online for Birmingham Secondary School Entry.
Before I Register for the Birmingham Grammar 11+ test
Before starting your application for the 11+ test you need a digital photo to upload. During the application you will be asked to provide information about your child.
Register for the right Grammar Schools 11+ test
Recently Grammar Schools in Birmingham brought together the tests so that children can now sit just one exam to gain access to all the Grammar Schools in Birmingham.
Check the list of Birmingham Grammar schools below:
Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School for Boys
King Edward VI Aston School
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys
King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls
King Edward VI Five Ways School
King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys
King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls
Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls
What score do I need to get?
The score needed to be awarded a place in each of the grammar schools changes each year and is dependant on the scores that children achieve in the 11 plus tests. To get a place in the more popular grammar schools your child will need a higher score. Your 11+ tutor should be able to assess your child so that you can determine your likely chance of gaining a place in the grammar school of your choice.
Birmingham Secondary School Entry Application
In the early part of the academic year, when your child is in year 6, you will be able to apply online to Birmingham City Council for a secondary school place. Normally you will be able to list your schools in order of preference.
It is important that you place your Grammar School choice in position one. Many parents will choose one or two grammar schools and then comprehensive schools after these selections.
The late entry application for secondary school is currently open while we wait for admission applications to open.
Finally you can click here to register for the Birmingham 11 plus test by following this link.