Newstead Wood School

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

About Newstead Wood School

Newstead Wood School is an average sized girls’ grammar school with over a third of its students in the sixth form. Since September 2004, the school has had engineering specialist status. In 2008, it gained a second specialism in languages. In 2008, the school secured recognition from the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust as a Gifted and Talented Lead School. The proportion of students who are eligible for free school meals is well below average. Very few girls have special educational needs and/or disabilities. The percentage of students from minority ethnic backgrounds is above average with an average percentage whose first language is not English. The school has achieved many awards such as the International School Award.

County London – Bromley
Address Newstead Wood School, Avebury Road, Orpington BR6 9SA
Type Girls’ Grammar
Pupils 1,015
Places in Year 7 160
Open Days September
Newstead Wood School 11+ Resources Verbal Reasoning resources            Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 8+ applicants for every place
Exam Format Newstead Wood 11 Plus. GL – Verbal Reasoning, GL – Non-Verbal Reasoning 
School Website


Newstead Wood School 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the Newstead Wood 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 Newstead Wood School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for Newstead Wood 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 Newstead Wood School go to our exam papers and books section for London Bromley.

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.