Trafford Grammar School Information

Altrincham Grammar School for Boys Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES 173 places in Year 7
CLOSING DATE 31st October 2015
OPEN DAY 25th June 2015 5pm-7:30pm
TEST DATES Second Saturday in September 2015
TEST TYPES Verbal Reasoning, Non Verbal Reasoning, Maths and Creative Writing
EXAMINERS GL Assessment (NFER)
TEST SCORES The qualifying score is 334.
The candidates who score below but within 13 marks of the qualifying score will have their tests reviewed. Applicants who submitted a Special Circumstance form will also have their results reviewed.
The review panel will consist of the Headmaster, The entrance exam coordinator, and an Independent Teacher
The review panel will take into account the following:
1) The test scores
2) The standard of the English paper will be looked at and banded into 3 categories – recommended, borderline or not recommended.
3) Review Report from the child’s Headteacher
4) Special circumstances
Those applicants whom the review panel qualify for admission will have their score amended to 334.
TEST RESULTS Mid October 2015
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2016
ADMISSIONS INFORMATION: Altrincham Grammar School for Boys
Tel: 0161 928 0858
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS Verbal Reasoning
Non-verbal Reasoning
Maths

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES 174 places in Year 7
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 13th July 2015, noon
OPEN EVENING TBA
TEST DATES Second or third week in September
TEST TYPES Verbal Reasoning, Non Verbal Reasoning and Maths
EXAMINERS CEM (Durham University)
TEST SCORES The qualifying score is 334. Other criteria will apply if the number qualifying exceeds 174 (see school website.)
TEST RESULTS Posted on 16th October 2015
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2016
ADMISSIONSINFORMATION: Altrincham Grammar School for Girls
Tel: 0161 912 5912
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS Verbal Reasoning
Non-verbal Reasoning
Maths

Loreto Grammar School Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES 150 places in Year 7
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS TBA
OPEN DAY 27th June 2015 9:30am-1pm
TEST DATES Saturday 26th September 2015
TEST TYPES Verbal Reasoning (multiple choice), English (multiple choice) , Maths (standard) and Creative Writing.
EXAMINERS For Verbal reasoning and English the paper is written by NFER(GL Assessment)
The School writes the Maths paper and Creative writing exercise. The maths test is similar to a SATs paper.
TEST RESULTS Posted on 20th October 2015
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2016
ADMISSIONSINFORMATION: Loreto Grammar School
Tel: 0161 928 3703
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS Verbal Reasoning
Maths
English

Sale Grammar School Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES 180 in year 7
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 20th October 2015 for Common Application Form
13th July 2015 for Test Application (registration opens 20th April 2015)
OPEN EVENING TBA
TEST DATES Monday 14th September 2015
TEST TYPES Verbal Reasoning, NonVerbal Reasoning and Maths
EXAMINERS CEM (Durham University)
SCORES The qualifying score is 334. Other criteria will apply if the number qualifying exceeds 180 (see school website)
RESULTS TBA
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2015
ADMISSIONSINFORMATION: Sale Grammar School
Tel: 0161 973 3217
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS There is limited practice material specifically for the CEM test on the market and therefore other resources should be used in addition to the CEM specific materials
Verbal Reasoning
Non-verbal Reasoning
Maths
CEM Durham University

St. Ambrose College Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES Boys, Catholic school, 140 places in Year 7
OPEN DAY Saturday 4th July 2015
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 31st October 2015 for Common Application Form
School’s form (available on School’s website) must be received by 15th August 2015
TEST DATES Provisional test date: Saturday 19th September 2015
TEST TYPES Verbal Reasoning, Arithmetic, and English
EXAMINERS NFER administered by GL Assessment
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2015
ADMISSIONSINFORMATION: St. Ambrose College
Tel: 0161 980 2711
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS
Verbal Reasoning
Maths
English

Stretford Grammar School Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES 128 places in Year 7
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 4pm 7th September 2015 for School Application Form
Applications available to download from 1st May 2015
31st October 2014 for Common Application Form
OPEN EVENING 7th July 2015 5:30pm-8pm
TEST DATES Saturday 26th September 2015
TEST TYPES Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Maths all multiple choice.
The fourth element is a short internally-set English test of 20 mins(extended piece of writing). This will only be marked if the test results are reviewed by the Review Panel and they have scored between 340-352. All candidates who score between 340-352 will have their results reviewed. Those who score 353 or above qualify for consideration for a place.
PASS MARK Those who score 353 or above qualify for consideration for a place.
EXAMINERS NFER administered by GL Assessment. The English test is set by the school
TEST RESULTS Posted 16th October 2015
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2016
ACCEPTANCE OF OFFERS by TBA March 2016
ADMISSIONSINFORMATION: Stretford Grammar School
Tel: 0161 865 2293
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS Verbal Reasoning
Non-verbal Reasoning
Maths
Creative Writing

Urmston Grammar Academy Admissions Information for September 2016 Entry

PLACES 150 places for Year 7
OPEN EVENING 1st July 2015 6pm-8pm
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 17th July 2015 for School Application Form
31st October 2015 for Common Application Form
TEST DATES Saturday 24th September 2015
TEST TYPES English, Maths and Non-Verbal Reasoning
There will be a creative writing piece, which will not form part of the final result, but will be used in the event of a review.
EXAMINERS NFER administered by GL Assessment
TEST RESULTS by Saturday 17th October 2015
PASS MARK 355. Candidates achieving scores between 334-354 will automatically be reviewed prior to results being sent out. If the review is successful then the mark is elevated to 355R (i.e. passed after review).
TEST RESULT APPEALS w/c 9th November 2015
Challenges against the result outcome will be heard by a review panel. The decision will be notified by post within 10 days
SCHOOL ALLOCATIONS 1st March 2016
ADMISSIONSINFORMATION: Urmston Grammar Academy
Tel: 0161 748 2875
RECOMMENDED PRACTICE MATERIALS Non-verbal Reasoning
Maths
English

 

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