List of Independent Schools in Nottinghamshire
There are a range of independent schools in Nottinghamshire covering mixed schools, schools for boys and schools for girls.
Below you’ll find a list of those schools that we have included which have entry into year 7 (11 Plus entry).
Nottinghamshire Independent Schools accepting entry into year seven
Nottingham Girls’ High School
Nottingham Girls’ High School is an all girls school.
Nottingham Girls’ High School- 835 pupils.
“Nottingham Girls High School is an independent school educating girls from 4-18 years. Friendly and welcoming, the school provides a secure and supportive environment for learning. The examination results are among the best in the country, however everyone is encouraged to participate in a wide range of extra curricular activities to develop skills and qualities that will lead to a happy future.”
School Website: www.nottinghamgirlshigh.gdst.net
Nottingham High School
Nottingham High School is a mixed school.
Nottingham High School- 1003 pupils.
“Nottingham High School is a co-educational independent school for boys and girls aged 4-18 situated in the City of Nottingham.”
School Website: www.nottinghamhigh.co.uk
Trent College is a mixed school.
Trent College- 1178 pupils.
“Situated on the border of Nottingham and Derbyshire in Long Eaton, Trent College is a co-educational, independent day and boarding school for 11 to 18 year olds. The school’s most recent Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) report (June 2015) praised pupils’ personal development, including highly developed self-confidence and a strong understanding of right and wrong. Outcomes for boarders and extra-curricular provision were two elements judged as ‘excellent’.”
School Website: www.trentcollege.net
Preparing for entry into an Independent School
If you are thinking of trying for an Independent School scholarship or bursary then please see our information page on that topic.
Equally, many independent schools publish past papers and we have past papers and sample papers which are useful for preparation in all the core areas: