Watford Grammar School for Boys

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

About Watford Grammar School for Boys

Watford Grammar School for Boys is a larger than average partially selective school, with boys admitted from a range of religious and cultural backgrounds. A significant minority of students are bi-lingual. The proportions of students eligible for free school meals, with learning difficulties and disabilities, and statements of special educational need are low. The school has had specialist Science College status since 2002. Students enter the school with attainment which is well above average but there is a wider range of ability than is the case in many grammar schools.

County Hertfordshire
Address Watford Grammar School for Boys, Rickmansworth Road, Watford WD18 7JF
Type Boys’ partially selective school
Pupils 1,265
Places in Year 7 190 – 25% selective/10% musical ability
Open Days October
Watford Grammar School for Boys 11+ Resources Maths resources                                CEM Verbal Reasoning resources 
Competition 4+ applicants for every place
Exam Format GL 11 Plus – Maths and Verbal Reasoning
School Website www.watfordboys.org


Watford Grammar School for Boys 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the Watford 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 Watford Grammar School for Boys

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Watford 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 Watford Grammar School for Boys go to our exam papers and books section for Hertfordshire.

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