Adams Grammar School



School Type:-

Boys' Grammar

Total Pupils:-


Year 7 Places:-


Applications for year 7:-

There may be more than 5 applicants for every place.

11+ Exam Type:-

CEM 11+


Adams Grammar School, High Street, Newport TF10 7BD

About the School

Adams’ Grammar School is a selective state grammar school for day pupils and boarders, located in the rural market town of Newport in Shropshire. Newport is approximately 20 minutes from Telford, an hour away from Birmingham and one and a half hours from London by train.

The school accept boys aged 11-18 as day boys or boarders, and girls aged 16-18 as day girls in the Sixth Form. There is no charge for education and boarders pay only for the provision associated with boarding.

Over 900 pupils attend the school, including 360 in a thriving co-educational Sixth Form (90 of them girls). Around 100 of the pupils are boarder. Boarding facilities and boarding is an integral part of school life and contributes much to the ethos of the school.

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

  • The Entrance Test includes two papers, each lasting one hour, with timed sections within each paper of multiple choice questions covering numeracy, literacy and problem solving skills. Tests are provided by CEM 11+.

  • Our 11+ Exam Book Shop will offer lots of supplementary practice material.

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

Adams Grammar School

Parents will search for official resources relevant to Adams Grammar School in order to help their child prepare as best they can for the 11 plus test. 

CEM 11+ do not provide official resources as they claim that children cannot be tutored for their exam. However practice in all aspects of 11+ Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal reasoning, 11+ English and 11+ maths will give your child an advantage when sitting the actual 11+ exam.

Our 11+ Exam Book Shop will offer lots of supplementary practice material.