Queen Elizabeth’s School (QE Boys Barnet)

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County Hertfordshire/ London Borough of Barnet
Address Queen Elizabeth’s School, Queen’s Road, Barnet EN5 4DQ
Type Boys’ Grammar
Pupils 1,182
Places in Year 7 180
Open Days July
Competition 10+ applicants for every place
  Ofsted Report
Exam Format QE Boys 11 Plus Exam, GL Maths, GL English



Description of the school – Queen Elizabeth’s School

Founded in 1573, Queen Elizabeth’s is a selective, foundation school. Both the school and the sixth form are larger than average. The school is very popular and over-subscribed. Boys sit entrance tests to join the school in Year 7, with some places being allocated on musical ability. A much higher proportion than is the national average come from minority ethnic backgrounds. The percentage of students learning English as an additional language is also above average. The largest ethnic group, apart from White British, is Asian. The percentage of students with learning difficulties and disabilities is much smaller than average. The school was awarded music specialist status in 2004, has Investors in People status and several other national awards, including Healthy School status.

11 Plus Exam Preparation for Queen Elizabeth’s School

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