Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys

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County Kent
Address Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, St John’s Road, Tunbridge Wells TN4 9XB
Type Boys Grammar
Pupils 1,194
Places in Year 7 180
Open Days October
Competition 4 applicants for every place
  Ofsted Report
Exam Format Kent 11 Plus Test 



Information about this school – Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys

 Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is an above-average-sized selective secondary school.

 The school admits girls into its sixth form, and has collaborative arrangements with other secondary schools locally to broaden sixth form curriculum provision.

 Most students are of White British heritage, with a number of other backgrounds represented in low numbers, and very few speak English as an additional language.

 Although very few students are eligible for support through the pupil premium (additional funding provided by the government), this has increased since the previous inspection.

 The proportion of students with disabilities and those who are supported at school action, school action plus or with a statement of special educational needs is low.

 A very few students attend alternative provision on courses at other institutions.

The school meets the government’s current floor standard, which sets the minimum expectations for pupils’ attainment and progress.

 The school holds specialist status for humanities.