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King Edward VI Academy

King Edward VI Academy

King Edward VI Academy, situated in the Lincolnshire market town of Spilsby, is a bi-lateral school serving a diverse cohort of over 450 students. The student body is divided into four houses—Apollo, Arete, Mercury, and Minerva. Each engaging in friendly competition throughout the academic year. The school's primary goal is to shape students into lifelong learners, addressing their intellectual needs comprehensively.

The curriculum at KEVI is broad, encompassing languages, mathematics, sciences, social studies, and various other disciplines. This approach allows students to cultivate individual learning styles and discover their unique potential. The Academy is committed to preparing students relentlessly, ensuring they are equipped to contribute effectively to the dynamics of 21st-century society, irrespective of their socio-economic backgrounds.

KEVI takes pride in fostering an inclusive and student-centered community. Embracing differences and celebrating diversity, the Academy provides every pupil with the opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of others. 

County / Area:
Mixed Grammar

King Edward VI Academy doesn't have a strict catchment area, proximity to the school receives priority during admissions when places are limited.

Number of places in Year 7:
Total number of students:
4+ applicants for every place
King Edward VI Academy, West End, Spilsby PE23 5EW, UK
11+ Exam Details:
Exam Board/Format:
Lincolnshire 11+ Exam consists of two papers comprising of Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning and Spatial Reasoning.

The Lincolnshire 11+ Exam, developed by GL Assessment, assesses Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, and Spatial Reasoning through a multiple-choice format.

This examination comprises two papers:

  • The initial paper focuses on Verbal Reasoning, lasting for 50 minutes and featuring 80 questions. Various question types are presented in concise sections.

  • The second paper is administered a week later, encompassing Non-Verbal Reasoning and Spatial Reasoning. This paper comprises five sections, each lasting 7 minutes and containing 14 questions. The first three sections address Non-Verbal Reasoning, while the last two sections pertain to Spatial Reasoning.

Exam Date:
Registration Starts:
Registration Closes:
September 2024
January 2024
March 2024

The specific method of publishing 11+ Lincolnshire results may vary, but typically, the results are communicated through mail or postal services.

How to prepare:

We run specialist 11+ online courses focussing on the GL Assessment (Paper 1: Verbal Reasoning and Paper 2: Non-Verbal Reasoning and Spatial Reasoning) . 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.

Practice Papers: Practice packs designed to help your child master the entire syllabus.

Why Progress Academy for 
King Edward VI Academy
I would recommend this tution center to anyone who wants their children to achieve in there studies. As my son has made a massive progress and has successfully passed this 11+ exams beyond everyone expectation. Very caring, focus on the children and was always helpful. - Henri M V
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