Devonport High School for Boys

Use this site for specific admissions and 11 Plus exam information for Devonport High School for Boys. We hope to help you to find out how to be successful with an 11 Plus exam application to Devonport High School for Boys.

About Devonport High School for Boys

Devonport High School for Boys draws from a wide area extending well beyond Plymouth. The proportion of students known to be eligible for free school meals is well below average. The proportion of students from minority ethnic groups is below average although there are a number who speak English as an additional language. The school has held specialist Engineering status since 2002 and was awarded High Performing Secondary Schools for specialisms for languages in 2007 and Applied Learning in 2009.

County Devon
Address Devonport High School for Boys, Paradise Road, Stoke, Plymouth PL1 5QP
Type Boys Grammar
Pupils 1,149
Places in Year 7 170
Open Days July
Competition 3-4 applicants for every place
Exam Format GL 11 Plus – English and Maths and creative writing paper set by school.
School Website


Devonport High School for Boys 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the Devonport High School for Boys 11+ exam is just as important how much you revise. You can get information on how to prepare for the exam on our Top Ten 11 Plus Preparation Tips page. While it is recommended to start revision and preparation early, if you have left it late to begin, the we suggest visiting our Last Minute Preparation page to see our last minute process and plan. If the eleven plus exam is approaching soon and you are looking for advice for the day, then check out our 11 Plus Exam Day Tips page.

11 Plus Exam Preparation for Devonport High School for Boys

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Devonport High School for Boys 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 Devonport High School for Boys go to our exam papers and books section for Devon.

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 Devon Mock Exams page for more information on Devon Mock test centres.