11+ TYPES

It is vital to establish which type of 11+ examination your preferred school uses, as this will influence the way in which your child is prepared.

Whilst the majority of Essex schools use CSSE (Consortium of Selective Schools in Essex) 11+ examinations, there are a few exceptions.

The table below details examination bodies by school in Essex, Kent & London with the key dates for the 2017 process:

Exam Body Schools Exam Dates for 2016 Registration Opens
CSSE King Edward VI Grammar
Colchester County High School for Girls
Colchester Royal Grammar School
Southend High School for Girls
Southend High School for Boys
Westcliff High School for Girls
Westcliff High School for Boys
St Bernard’s High School for Girls
St. Thomas More High School
Cecil Jones College
Shoeburyness High School
17/09/16 04/05/16
CEM Ilford County High School for Boys
Woodford County High School for Girls
TBC TBC
KENT TEST (GL) ALL Selective Schools in Kent TBC TBC
SCHOOL SPECIFIC Chelmsford County High School for Girls