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Dover Grammar School for Boys

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

Dover Grammar School for Boys' is very much at the heart of the local community, serving students and their parents and helping learners to grow and develop into the best versions of themselves.

Dover Grammar School for Boys' is a learning community with a vision and ethos that has been developed and committed to by all its members – students, staff, parents and governors.

Guided by their school motto - "Fiat Lux" or "Let there be light" - the staff value intellectual curiosity, engagement, empathy, aspirational thinking and a keen desire to learn and improve. However, above all they want all students to be happy and engaged during their time at Dover Grammar School for Boys'. The staff believe that happy students are always successful students.

Dover Grammar School for Boys' look to stimulate and challenge the minds of all students through both their academic studies and the wealth of enriching extra-curricular experiences in which they participate.

Dover Grammar School for Boys' is developing a technology-rich learning environment that ensures students gain the skills to cope with the ever changing needs of employers as well as learning to interact safely and responsibly with the online community.

Dover Grammar School for Boys' ensure that the curriculum is constantly evolving to reflect the society that we all live in and to provide students with the opportunity to engage with the wider local community through work placements, volunteering and collaborative projects.

It is their aim for every member of the DGSB community to be proud of his or her school and the part that each individual plays in adding to its long and impressive history.

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

The 11+ exam is based on the Procedure For Entry To Secondary Education (PESE) & The Kent Test (11+) and contains questions on 11+ Maths, 11+ English and 11+ Reasoning. Kent 11 Plus Test. 

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

Dover Grammar School for Boys

Parents will often search for 11+ books relevant to Dover Grammar School for Boys 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:-

Boys' Grammar

Total Pupils:-



Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

At least 3 applicants for every place in Y7.

Exam Format

Kent 11 Plus Test 


Dover Grammar School for Boys, Astor Avenue, Dover CT17 0DQ

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