The Harvey Grammar School

Admissions and 11 Plus exam information for The Harvey Grammar School. Use the site to help you find out how to be successful with an 11 Plus exam application to The Harvey Grammar School.

About The Harvey Grammar School

Harvey Grammar is a selective 11-18 grammar school for boys, which is similar in size to the average secondary school. The proportions of students from minority ethnic backgrounds and those who speak English as an additional language are similar to the national averages, but increasing. The proportion of students with special educational needs and/or disabilities, including those with a statement of special educational needs, is well below the national average. The proportion of pupils known to be eligible for free school meals is well below the national average. The school was designated as a specialist college for sports, supported by mathematics, in 2005. It achieved Healthy School status in 2009 and a Quality Mark for Extended Services.

County Kent
Address The Harvey Grammar School, Cheriton Road, Folkestone CT19 5JY
Type Boys Grammar
Pupils 882
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days October/June
The Harvey Grammar School 11+ Resources Maths resources                            English resources                            Verbal Reasoning resources            Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 3 applicants for every place
Exam Format Kent 11 Plus Test 
School Website


The Harvey Grammar School 11+ Preparation Advice

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11 Plus Exam Preparation for The Harvey Grammar School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for The Harvey 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 The Harvey Grammar School go to our exam papers and books section for Kent.

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.

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