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Ermysted's Grammar School

Ermysted's Grammar School

Established in 1492, Ermysted’s Grammar School is situated in the market town of Skipton in North Yorkshire. This selective school, funded by its local education authority, accommodates over 800 boys. As the seventh oldest school in Great Britain, Ermysted’s has consistently achieved outstanding examination results, earning recognition in 2006 as the best school in Yorkshire and ranking among the top 25 nationally.

The student body is divided into four houses: Ermysted, Hartley, Petyt, and Toller, each named after significant figures in the school’s history. Throughout the academic year, these houses actively engage in a variety of competitions.

County / Area:
Boys Grammar

Ermysted’s Grammar School designates its priority catchment area based on the regions served by the primary schools in Beamsley, Bradley, Burnsall, Carleton, Cracoe, Embsay, Gargrave, Grassington, Kettlewell, Kirkby-in-Malhamdale, Skipton, Thornton-in-Craven, and Threshfield.

Number of places in Year 7:
Total number of students:
5 applicants for every place
Ermysted’s Grammar School, Gargrave Road, Skipton, UK
11+ Exam Details:
Exam Board/Format:
GL Assessment
Paper 1 : Verbal Reasoning and English
Paper 2: Mathematics and Non-Verbal Reasoning

The 11 Plus examination for Ermysted’s Grammar School comprises two multiple-choice papers:

1. One paper includes a blend of questions in Verbal Reasoning and English (50 minutes).

2. The other paper encompasses a mix of questions in mathematics and Non-Verbal Reasoning (50 minutes).

Exam Date:
Registration Starts:
Registration Closes:
September 2024
April 2024
September 2024

You will receive the results either through email, an online link, or a letter dispatched via first-class post.

How to prepare:

We run specialist 11+ online courses focussing on the GL Assessment (English, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning & Mathematics).  The sessions are online and highly interactive.  Speak to us about how we can help your child.

Mock Exams: Our mock exams are designed to reflect the real exam in complexity and format.  Click here to view the mock exam schedule.

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