King Edward VI School Aston

Admissions and 11 Plus exam information for King Edward VI School Aston. Use the site to help you find out how to be successful with an 11 Plus exam application to King Edward VI School Aston.

About King Edward VI School Aston

This is a smaller than average secondary selective boys grammar school in north Birmingham in an area of significant socio-economic deprivation. It is one of seven King Edward VI foundation schools in Birmingham. Half the students are from Asian backgrounds. About a third of students’ first language is not English although none is at an early stage of learning English. There are very few students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The attainment of students on entry is exceptionally high, and they come from over 65 different primary schools. The school has recently built new laboratories, workshops and art facilities. It has specialist sports college status.

County West Midlands
Address King Edward VI School Aston, Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham B6 6DJ
Type Boys’ Grammar
Pupils 757
Places in Year 7 105
Open Days June/September
King Edward VI School Aston 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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