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Lancaster Royal Grammar School

Lancaster Royal Grammar School

Established around 1235, Lancaster Royal Grammar School (LRGS) is a state day and boarding school located in the Lancashire city of Lancaster. Renowned for its numerous academic and sporting achievements, the school boasts a prestigious list of alumni, including successful businessmen, a Nobel Prize winner, and a Master of Trinity College, Cambridge. In alignment with LRGS's distinguished academic legacy, the curriculum encompasses a range of pertinent disciplines such as classics, natural sciences, computer science, and more. The educational provision is dedicated to ensuring a seamless transition for boys into further education, with the support and encouragement of a committed and professional teaching staff.

County / Area:
Boys Grammar

Lancaster Royal Grammar School establishes its catchment area based on the borders of the City of Lancaster. Students residing within this defined catchment area who achieve a high ranking in the entrance test will receive placement offers.

Number of places in Year 7:
Total number of students:
5 applicants for every place
Lancaster Royal Grammar School, East Road, Lancaster LA1 3EF, UK
11+ Exam Details:
Exam Board/Format:
Lancanshire 11+ Exam consists of three papers comprising of English, Mathematics and Verbal Reasoning.

The 11+ examination for Lancashire grammar schools comprises three multiple-choice tests, each assessing distinct skills:

1. English – This section, lasting 45 minutes, evaluates comprehension, vocabulary, and technical English skills.

2. Mathematics – With a duration of 50 minutes, this test focuses on assessing problem-solving and arithmetic skills. The emphasis is on numerical reasoning and foundational mathematical concepts.

3. Verbal Reasoning – Spanning 50 minutes, this paper evaluates the ability to comprehend and process language, assess textual information, and draw logical conclusions from written passages.

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

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

How to prepare:

We run specialist 11+ online courses focussing on the GL Assessment (English, Verbal Reasoning and 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.

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

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