Urmston Grammar School

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

About Urmston Grammar School

Urmston Grammar is a mixed selective school. The number of students in Years 7 to 11 is smaller than average and there is a relatively large sixth form. The school serves an economically advantaged area and students are drawn from an average of 32 primary schools. Very few students are eligible for free school meals. There are very few students in the school with a statement of special educational need and the percentage with learning difficulties and/or disabilities is well below average. A below average proportion are from minority ethnic groups and very few speak English as an additional language. Specialist science college status was awarded in 2004 and the school was designated a specialist languages college in 2008.

County Greater Manchester
Address Urmston Grammar School, Newton Road, Urmston, Manchester M41 5UG
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 909
Places in Year 7 130
Open Days June
Urmston Grammar School 11+ Resources Verbal ReasoningNon-Verbal Reasoning


Competition 6+ applicants for every place
Exam Format GL11 Plus – Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Maths
School Website www.urmstongrammar.org.uk


Urmston Grammar School 11+ Preparation Advice

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11 Plus Exam Preparation for Urmston Grammar School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Urmston 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 Urmston Grammar School 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.