Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

Admissions and 11 Plus exam information for Altrincham Grammar School for Girls. Use the site to help you find out how to be successful with an 11 Plus exam application to Altrincham Grammar School for Girls.

County Greater Manchester – Altrincham
Address Altrincham Grammar School for Girls, Cavendish Road, Bowdon, Altrincham WA14 2NL
Type Girls’ Grammar
Pupils 1,258
Places in Year 7 175
Open Days June
Competition 6+ applicants for every place
  Ofsted Report
Exam Format Altrincham Grammar School for Girls 11 Plus Exam. Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Maths-CEM 

 

 

Description of the school – Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls is a larger than average selective school with a relatively large sixth form. Students who meet the academic standards set for admission are allocated places on the basis of living nearest to the school. It is a Specialist Language college and is also a Specialist Training school. The proportion of students eligible for free school meals is very low and the school has very few students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Around one in five students come from a range of minority ethnic groups and very small numbers do not speak English as their first language.