Southend High School for Boys

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

About Southend High School for Boys

Southend High School for Boys is around average in size and is oversubscribed. The school has a large sixth form to which girls are admitted. The proportion of students known to be eligible for free school meals is very low. The proportion of students from minority ethnic groups is below the national average, but comparable with that locally. The number of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is very low. Entry is selective. The school has been a specialist language college since 2001.

County Essex
Address Southend High School for Boys, Prittlewell Chase, Southend-on-Sea SS0 0RG
Type Boys Grammar
Pupils 1,035
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days June
Southend High School for Boys 11+ Resources Maths resources                              English resources                              Verbal Reasoning resources            Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 6 applicants for every place
Exam Format Essex 11 Plus CSSE 
School Website


Southend High School for Boys 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the Southend 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 Southend High School for Boys

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

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