The King’s School

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

About The King’s School

The King’s School, Grantham is a medium sized selective grammar school for boys aged between 11 and 18. Students are drawn from across south-east Lincolnshire and parts of Nottinghamshire. There are 962 students on roll, of whom 251 are sixth form students. The school population reflects a wide social and economic background but overall, socio-economic indicators are well above average. The school has very low levels of students entitled to free school meals and a well below average proportion of students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The majority of students are White British with students of minority ethnic backgrounds making up around 8% of the school population. The school has held specialist college status for business and enterprise since 2003 and is currently awaiting re-designation. It has achieved Artsmark and Sportsmark awards. The school runs its sixth form provision in conjunction with a local secondary school for girls.

County Lincolnshire
Address The King’s School, Brook Street, Grantham NG31 6RP
Type Boys’ Grammar
Pupils 1,016
Places in Year 7 140/150
Open Days July
The King’s School 11+ Resources Verbal Reasoning resources          Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 4+ applicants for every place
Exam Format GL 11 Plus, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning
School Website



The King’s School 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for The King’s School 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 The King’s School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for The King’s 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 King’s School go to our exam papers and books section for Lincolnshire.

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.