King Edward VI Five Ways School

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About King Edward VI Five Ways School

King Edward VI Five Ways School is of medium size with a large sixth form. It holds specialist status in humanities and science. The attainment of students on entry is well above average. Boys outnumber girls. Very few students are eligible for free school meals. A higher than average percentage of students are from minority ethnic groups, as is the case for students for whom English is not their first language. The percentage of students who have learning difficulties and/or disabilities is very small. Very few students join the school at points other than Year 7, although between 50 and 70 students join the sixth form from local schools. The level of deprivation in the school’s catchment area varies but overall is similar to the national average.

County West Midlands
Address King Edward VI Five Ways School, Scotland Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham B32 4BT
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 1,172
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days June/September
King Edward VI Five Ways School 11+ Resources Maths resources                                    English resources                                    Verbal Reasoning resources                  Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 5+ applicants for every place
Exam Format Birmingham 11 Plus GL style
School Website


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11 Plus Exam Preparation for King Edward VI Five Ways School

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