Urmston Grammar Academy

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County Greater Manchester
Address Urmston Grammar Academy, Newton Road, Urmston, Manchester M41 5UG
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 909
Places in Year 7 130
Open Days June
Competition 6+ applicants for every place
  Ofsted Report
Exam Format CEM 11 Plus – Verbal Reasoning (inlcuding comprehension), Non-Verbal Reasoning and Numerical Reasoning (Maths).

 

 

Description of the school – Urmston Grammar Academy

Urmston Grammar is a mixed selective school. The number of students in Years 7 to 11 is smaller than average and there is a relatively large sixth form. The school serves an economically advantaged area and students are drawn from an average of 32 primary schools. Very few students are eligible for free school meals. There are very few students in the school with a statement of special educational need and the percentage with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is well below average. A below average proportion are from minority ethnic groups and very few speak English as an additional language. Specialist science college status was awarded in 2004 and the school was designated a specialist languages college in 2008.