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11+ - any knowledge?

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ExpectoPatronum Fri 22-Jul-11 11:40:37

Quick question for anyone (teachers, parents of older children) who knows anything about 11+.

How hard is it?

DD is going back into Y3, so obviously we have a fair while before we need to think about secondary education. However, the fact of having a child going into the juniors has come as a bit of a shock to me and reminded me how quickly the time goes by.

She's been assessed as level 3 in everything in her KS1 SATS. She is a mature, sensible little body and we do a lot of broader educational things outside of school time, so it bodes well for being a well-rounded individual.

But is that enough?

Any insight that anyone can give me would be really interesting.

thenevernever Fri 22-Jul-11 12:06:00

how hard it is to get into selective schools depends what part of the country you're in.
I suggest you look at the fourm on the elevenplusexams website.

spiderpig8 Sat 23-Jul-11 17:39:39

In this area they test only on verbal and non-verbal reasoning which is way different to anything they do in school

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