Herschel Grammar School

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

About Herschel Grammar School

Herschel Grammar School is a selective, co-educational school for pupils aged 11 to 18 years.  The school is part of a post-16 consortium with Baylis Court School and The Westgate School. Herschel has maintained its Leading Edge status and runs the Herschel Pupil Training Centre for pupils from Slough and neighbouring local authorities, in partnership with Haybrook College. The school has specialist status in technology, science, mathematics and computing. It converted to an academy in February 2012.

County Berkshire
Address Herschel Grammar School, Northampton Avenue, Slough SL1 3BW
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 879
Places in Year 7 120
Open Days September
Herschel Grammar School 11+ Resources Maths 


Verbal Reasoning

Non Verbal Reasoning

Competition 5+ applicants for every place
Exam Format Berkshire GL 11 Plus –  English, Verbal Reasoning, Maths and Non-Verbal Reasoning
School Website www.herschel.slough.sch.uk














Herschel Grammar School 11+ Preparation Advice

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11 Plus Exam Preparation for Herschel Grammar School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Herschel Grammar School to help their child prepare as best they can for the 11 plus test. For information on which books to use and how to structure 11 Plus exam preparation for entry to Herschel Grammar School go to our exam papers and books section for Berkshire Slough.

On our Free 11 Plus Papers page, you will find a wide range of resources to download and use for your child’s preparation. We have papers for Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning, Maths, English and many more.

Completing 11 Plus Mocks are also useful preparation for the real thing. You can get more information on completing an 11+ Mock at home here or visit our Berkshire Slough Mock Exams page for more information on Berkshire Slough Mock test centres.