Yorkshire  Kirklees 11 Plus Exam Format

Background to the 11 Plus Exam in Yorkshire – Kirklees

There is one Grammar School in Yorkshire – Kirklees that children will need to take an 11 Plus Exam to get into.

Heckmondwike Grammar School

Yorkshire – Kirklees 11 Plus Exam Format Details

In Kirklees the  exam is written by CEM. CEM 11 Plus exams have two papers and mixed within those papers are sections on the following topics

              Numerical Reasoning ( Maths calculation and problem solving questions)

              Verbal reasoning ( English comprehension, vocabulary testing)

Non-Verbal reasoning


Preparation for the 11 Plus Exam in Yorkshire – Kirklees

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.