Southend High School for Girls

Specific admissions and 11 plus exam information to help you to be successful with an 11 Plus application to Southend High School for Girls. Use the information below to find our recommended 11 Plus books and papers that specifically relate to your application.

About Southend High School for Girls

Southend High School for Girls is broadly average sized. It is a grammar school and its sixth form takes students from other schools, including some boys. Most students are from a White British heritage, and a broadly average proportion is from minority ethnic backgrounds. No students are in the early stages of learning English. The proportion of students with special educational needs and/or disabilities is low and the proportion known to be entitled to free school meals is below average. The school is a specialist languages college. The school has Healthy Schools status, International School award and the Eco-School award.

County Essex
Address Southend High School for Girls, Southchurch Boulevard, Southend-on-Sea SS2 4UZ
Type Girls Grammar
Pupils 1,036
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days July
Southend High School for Girls 11+ Resources Maths resources                            English resources                              Verbal Reasoning resources            Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 5-6 applicants for every place
Exam Format Essex 11 Plus CSSE
School Website


Southend High School for Girls 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the Southend High School for Girls 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 Girls

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Southend High School for Girls 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 Girls 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.