Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School

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

About Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School

Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School is a selective school of average size. The proportion of students known to be eligible for free school meals is very low, as is the proportion of students supported by school action plus or with a statement of special educational needs. The school exceeds the government’s current floor standard, which sets the minimum expectations for students’ attainment and progress. The school has received many awards including the Information and Communications Technology mark and Healthy Schools, Leading Edge and Investors in People status.

County Buckinghamshire
Address Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School, West Street, Marlow SL7 2BR
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 986
Places in Year 7 120
Open Days September
Competition Approx. 30% reach qualifying score. Places then awarded by distance from school gate.
Exam Format Bucks 11 Plus GL Style  
School Website


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11 Plus Exam Preparation for Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School

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