London Sutton 11 Plus Exam Format

Background to the 11 Plus Exam in London – Sutton

There are six Grammar Schools in London – Sutton that children will need to take an 11 Plus Exam to get into.

Greenshaw High School                            Wallington County Grammar School

Nonsuch High School for Girls                  Wallington High School for Girls

Sutton Grammar School                            Wilson’s Grammar School


London – Sutton 11 Plus Exam Format Details

In London – Sutton for entry to grammar schools pupils must sit the Selective Eligibility Test (SET). The exam is set in two stages.

Stage one – Maths and English which is multiple choice

Stage two – Maths which is a free response and an English Writing task


Preparation for the 11 Plus Exam in London – Sutton

Firstly it is important to understand what preparation options you have and what might be the most suitable route to go down. Go forward to our 11 Plus preparation options page to understand what the options are and to start thinking about which one might be best for you.

If your child is in year three or four currently then you might also find it useful to understand what advice we offer parents who want to start helping their children at this stage.

If your child is in the latter stages of year four or in year five then we offer different advice designed to help families who are closer to the exam date.

If your child is part way through year five or quite close to the exam then we have tried to show how you can use the time you might have available most effectively.