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King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls - Grammar School Guide


King Edward VI Handsworth School for Girls

Headteacher: Amy Whitall

Motto: Love of learning, pride in diversity, excellence for al

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King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys - Grammar School Guide


King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys

Headteacher: Mr Simon Bird

Motto: Haec olim meminisse iuvabit (It will give us pleasur

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Become Your Child's 11+ Tutor

How can you help your child with their 11+ preparation at home

When you ar

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King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys - Grammar School Guide


King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys

Headteacher: Mr Martin Garrod

Motto: Spartam nactus es, hanc exorna (Develop

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11 Plus: Completing the Secondary School Preference Form

What do you need to do now you’ve received your child’s 11 plus exam results?

By now you should have received your child’s 11 plus exam results. Firstly, even a good score might not always guarantee access to certain grammar schools due to the competitive nature of the top schools. The n

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King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls - Grammar School


King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls

Headteacher: Mrs Linda Johnson

Motto: Dieu et mon droit (God and my right)

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Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls - Grammar School Guide


Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls

Headteacher: Dr Barbara Minards

Motto: Not for Our Own Advantage, but for the

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King Edward VI Aston - Grammar School Guide

King Edward VI Aston School

Headteacher: Mr Colin Parker

Motto: Dieu et mon droit (God and my right)

History: Foun

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Bishop Vesey's Grammar School for Boys - Grammar School Guide

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School for Boys

Headteacher: Mr Dominic Robinson

Motto:  Dextra dei

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SATs results: Have they improved since last year?

Results

SATs results came out this week and show an increase in attainment for pupils leaving primary school

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What do the SATs results mean for your child?

SATs results have been released

With the SATS results being released, many parents are asking what they

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Four Key Grammar School Facts

Grammar School Facts

Grammar schools have been present in the UK since the 6th Century, although they were fairly different back then! It was 1944 when the modern era of grammar schools was heralded by the introduction of the Education Act. The Education Act brought about the tripartite s

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Aspirations: how do you strike a balance between a child’s wellbeing and their SATs test scores?

Whilst all parents say “let kids be kids”, most harbour aspirations for their children. It’s at this time of year, many pupils are facing the reality of 11+, SATs, GCSEs or A-Levels. At the same time, many parents across the UK are facing a dilemma; How do you support a child’s emotional wellbe

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Group tuition vs one-to-one

What’s right for me and my child?

So you know you want your c

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Smart 11+ Tuition teacher and children

Why is the age of 8 so important to my child's academic development?

Is 8 the magic number?

Around the age of 8 children are experiencing one of the biggest changes in

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5 Ideas For Helping Your Child Develop Grammar School Study Habits

Grammar School Study Habits

All parents know that helping children with their homework is a difficult but essential task. However, how do we know we are helping in the best way possible for our child? In this blog, we’ll look at some simple grammar school study habits that you can instil

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Grammar School Profile: King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls

About the school

King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls shares it

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Grammar School Profile: King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys

About the school

King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Boys was established in 1883. It was originally o

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Grammar School Open Evening Questions For Current Students

Who knows the most about life at a grammar school? (Clue: It’s the students)

When you go to a grammar school open evening, you’ll watch a talk by the head and you’ll probably talk to teachers who can tell you how great the school is. However, in reality, the best people to ask about what

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