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Chesham Grammar School

Here you can read about the school's admission process, exam formats, follow a link to school website and view suggested 11+ Practice Books.

About the School

Chesham Grammar School is a co-educational grammar school in Buckinghamshire. There is a county-wide selection to secondary school at 11+ and there are 13 grammar schools within the county, five of which are co-educational.

Chesham Grammar School intake is drawn from a very wide geographical area. The majority of students come from the Chiltern and South Bucks area of Buckinghamshire but there are also students who travel from Hertfordshire.

At Chesham Grammar School, staff aspire to provide an exceptional educational experience in a world class school. They aim to inspire, challenge and guide all students so that they develop confidence, character and creativity with the skills to become the innovators and leaders of the future.

Chesham Grammar School Values
Their vision is underpinned by core values that are shared by staff, students, parents and governors alike. Their core values are:


Chesham Grammar School values permeate every aspect of school life and sit alongside their CGS Learner habits. Staff strive to ensure that the dignity and rights of all individuals are respected so that all individuals, irrespective of background, have the opportunity to realise their full potential.

Chesham Grammar School aims to develop and nurture ambition and aspiration so that every individual is challenged to be the best that they can be. It is a school that teaches individuals the importance of knowing right from wrong so that all individuals are able to make safe choices, build trust in one another and look after one another in times of need.

Chesham Grammar School hope that all of pupils leave Chesham Grammar School as happy young people, well-prepared for the next stage of their lives.

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

Bucks 11 + Exam provided by GL. There are two Secondary Transfer Test papers. They are multiple-choice.  One paper tests  verbal skills including comprehension, technical English and 11+verbal reasoning. The other tests mathematics and 11+ non-verbal skills including spatial reasoning.

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

Chesham Grammar School

Parents often search for 11+ books relevant to Chesham Grammar School so that they can help their child prepare  for the 11 plus test.

Practice in all aspects of 11+ Verbal Reasoning and 11+ Non-Verbal Reasoning is essential. Developing 11+ English and 11+ maths skills will give your child an advantage when sitting the actual 11+ exam.

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



School Type:-

Mixed Grammar

Total Pupils:-



Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

Roughly 30% of applicants reach qualifying score. After that places are awarded based on distance from school gate.

Exam Format

Bucks 11 + Exam provided by GL.


Chesham Grammar School, Whitehill, Chesham HP5 1BA

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