The Norton Knatchbull School

Use this site for specific admissions and 11 Plus exam information for The Norton Knatchbull School. We hope to help you to find out how to be successful with an 11 Plus exam application to The Norton Knatchbull School.

About The Norton Knatchbull School

The school converted to an academy in April 2012. It is a slightly larger than the average-size secondary school. The school caters for boys in Years 7 to 11. The sixth form is co-educational; girls make up about one fifth of the sixth form roll. The school is selective on intake in Year 7. The ability of boys on entry is in the top 25% of the Kent ability range. Around one fifth of students are from minority ethnic backgrounds; the largest group is of Nepalese heritage. A below-average proportion of students are eligible for the pupil premium. The proportion of disabled students and those supported through school action is below average. The proportion of students supported through school action plus or with a statement of special educational needs is also below average.

County Kent
Address The Norton Knatchbull School, Hythe Road, Ashford TN24 0QJ
Type Boys Grammar
Pupils 1,097
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days September
The Norton Knatchbull 11+ Resources Maths resources                              English resources                              Verbal Reasoning resources            Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 5 applicants for every place
Exam Format Kent 11 Plus Test 
School Website


The Norton Knatchbull School 11+ Preparation Advice

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11 Plus Exam Preparation for The Norton Knatchbull School

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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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