Warwickshire East 11 Plus Exam Format

Background to the 11 Plus Exam in Warwickshire – East

There are three Grammar Schools in Warwickshire – East that children will need to take an 11 Plus Exam to get into.

Ashlawn School

Lawrence Sheriff School

Rugby High School


Warwickshire – East 11 Plus Exam Format Details

At all three schools,  Ashlawn School, Lawrence Sheriff School and Rugby High School,  the exam is written by GL.

The GL 11 Plus exams have two papers which cover English and Verbal Reasoning and Maths and Non-Verbal Reasoning/Spatial Reasoning. Each paper will be around 1 hour, however, this includes practice questions, so there will be more like 50 minutes of question answering in each paper.

Preparation for the 11 Plus Exam in Warwickshire – East

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.