Torquay Boys’ Grammar School

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

About Torquay Boys’ Grammar School

Torquay Boys’ Grammar School is a selective school drawing students from a large number of primary schools in Torbay and the surrounding area. The proportion of students entitled to free school meals is well below average, although the school’s catchment area is not prosperous. There are very few students from minority ethnic groups or with a first language other than English. The school has held specialist languages status for a number of years and has recently been awarded a second specialism in business and enterprise education.

County Devon
Address Torquay Boys’ Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Drive, Torquay TQ2 7EL
Type Boys’ Grammar
Pupils 1,113
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days July/September
Torquay Boys’ Grammar School 11+ Resources English


Competition 3+ applicants for every place
Exam Format GL 11 Plus – Maths and English
School Website


Torquay Boys’ Grammar School 11+ Preparation Advice

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11 Plus Exam Preparation for Torquay Boys’ Grammar School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Torquay Boys’ 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 Torquay Boys’ Grammar School 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.