Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School

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

About Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School

This selective school serves communities from the Rossendale Valley and surrounding area and is larger than the average-sized secondary school. The school is a specialist mathematics and computing college and a designated Training School, with a strong commitment to initial teacher training. Since the previous inspection, there have been several changes to the school’s senior leadership team. A new headteacher took up post on January 1 2012.

County Lancashire
Address Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School, Glen Road, Waterfoot, Rossendale BB4 7BJ
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 1,280
Places in Year 7 180
Open Days June
Competition 5 applicants for every place
Exam Format Lancashire GL 11 Plus Exam. Verbal Reasoning, English, Maths 
School Website


Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School 11+ Preparation Advice

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11 Plus Exam Preparation for Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Bacup and Rawtenstall 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 Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School go to our exam papers and books section for Lancashire.

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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