The Crossley Heath School

Specific admissions and 11 plus exam information to help you to be successful with an 11 Plus application to The Crossley Heath School. Use the information below to find our recommended 11 Plus books and papers that specifically relate to your application.

About The Crossley Heath School

The school currently have 1116 students on role in Years 7-13.  Intake into Year 7 is 180.  They are heavily oversubscribed and admission is by entrance test.  On entry students are place in 6 form groups and are taught in forms for most subjects in Years 7 and 8.  The vast majority of CHS students stay on into the 6th form and are joined by students who successfully apply from other providers.   The 6th form students make a huge contribution to school life and play a significant role in looking after the younger ones and encouraging them to get involved with House activities.

County Yorkshire – Calderdale
Address The Crossley Heath School,        Savile Park,                                    Halifax                                                HX3 0HG
Type Mixed Grammar
Pupils 1,067
Places in Year 7 180
Open Days June
Competition 5 applicants for every place
Exam Format Calderdale 11 plus VR, Maths, English- including creative writing
School Website


The Crossley Heath School 11+ Preparation Advice

How you revise for the The Crossley Heath 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 Crossley Heath School

Many parents search for official resources relevant for The Crossley Heath 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 Crossley Heath School go to our exam papers and books section for Yorkshire – Calderdale.

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.