The Blue Coat School

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

About The Blue Coat School

Students are selected by ability on entry into Year 7 through entrance examinations. In 2012 there were over 700 applications for 120 places indicating the school is highly popular and oversubscribed. The proportion of boys is higher than the national average. The pupil premium is an amount of money allocated to the school by the government to support students who are known to be eligible for free school meals, or who are in the care of the local authority or are children of service families. In 2012 the school was allocated £16,000. The proportion of students at Blue Coat supported by this money is much lower than the national average. Approximately one quarter of students is from minority ethnic heritages, of which Chinese and Indian heritage students form the largest groups.

County Merseyside
Address The Liverpool Blue Coat School
Church Road
L15 9EE
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 963
Places in Year 7 180
Open Days July
The Blue Coat School 11+ Resources Maths resources                                English resources                            Non Verbal Reasoning resources
Competition 7+ applicants for every place
Exam Format School Written – Maths, English, Non-Verbal Reasoning
School Website

The Blue Coat School 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the The Blue Coat 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 Blue Coat School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for The Blue Coat 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 Blue Coat School go to our exam papers and books section for Wirral and Liverpool.

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.