Altrincham Grammar School for Boys

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

About Altrincham Grammar School for Boys

AGSB is a selective boys’ grammar school providing an academic education between the ages of 11 and 18 for circa 1,250 students. Boys who attend come mainly from the immediate Altrincham area (postcodes WA14 and WA15) but they also have places for pupils from further afield who use the excellent rail, train and road networks  to reach the school from all points of the compass.

County Greater Manchester – Altrincham
Address Altrincham Grammar School for Boys, Marlborough Road, Bowdon, Altrincham WA14 2RS
Type Boys’ Grammar
Pupils 1,230
Places in Year 7 175
Open Days June
Competition 6+ applicants for every place
Exam Format GL 11 Plus Exam – Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Maths and creative writing paper set by school.
School Website


Altrincham Grammar School For Boys 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the Altrincham Grammar 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 Altrincham Grammar School For Boys

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Altrincham Grammar 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 Altrincham Grammar School for Boys go to our exam papers and books section for Greater Manchester.

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 Greater Manchester Mock Exams page for more information on Greater Manchester Mock test centres.