Greater Manchester 11 Plus Exam Papers and Books

Schools this advice applies to:

Altrincham Grammar School for Boys         St Ambrose College

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls         Stretford Grammar School

Loreto Grammar School                                Urmston Grammar Academy

Sale Grammar School

What materials to buy and developing a preparation plan are the biggest challenges parents face

For Greater Manchester, just like any other area, one of the core challenges families face when preparing at home is what materials to use and how to structure work. Using a Guided 11 Plus course can help because all the work and the schedule is prepared for you, but if the decision has been made to use books then we can help in two ways:

We can help you through our FREE 11 Plus subject preparation guides. These are tailored to each area and let you know what to do, when to do it and how to structure your work. Most parents find this a useful starting point.

Secondly we have produced recommended resource lists which run alongside our preparation guide advice.

What to do next – How to access the FREE 11 Plus preparation guides

In Greater Manchester children will have exams in different subjects depending on which school they go to. To access our advice find your school and then click on each subject in turn. You’ll find a guide on each subject to download and a resource list. All resources have been reviewed by us for suitability.

Altrincham Grammar School for Boys     

Verbal Reasoning, Non Verbal ReasoningMaths (GL)

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls     

Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Numerical Reasoning(CEM)

Loreto Grammar School                               

Verbal Reasoning, English (GL)

Maths and Creative Writing set by the school.

Sale Grammar School                                    

CEM (Numerical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning)

St Ambrose College                                       

Verbal Reasoning, MathsEnglish (GL)

Stretford Grammar School                       

CEM (Numerical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning)

Urmiston Grammar Academy                   

CEM (Numerical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning)