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Reading 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

The Reading School website gives ample information about this excellent school.
The vision o fReading School is that it should become a flourishing world-leading institution developing academic excellence and building good men.

They strive to develop a culture of commitment resulting in a powerhouse of sustained high performance, advancing knowledge and championing character through professional expertise and through partnerships.

Reading School seeks to provide a supportive environment strengthened by their core values:

• Excellence
• Integrity
• Leadership
• Community

These values are at the core of a distinctive holistic approach called the ‘Reading Way.’
As a school celebrating 150 years on the Erleigh Road site in 2020 and 900 years in Reading in 2025 the school has a long history of educating young men.

Working in partnership with schools in Australia, China, Denmark, Kenya and New Zealand enable Reading School to learn from the best globally in terms of academic achievement and personal development.

A school that fuses a drive for continuous improvement with a respect for tradition and history.
A school that strives for academic excellence and builds good men.

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

Berkshire version of CEM 11+ with questions on Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Numerical Reasoning and English.

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

Reading School

Parents will often search for 11+ books relevant to the Reading 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:-

Boys’ Grammar

Total Pupils:-



Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

Often 5+ applicants for every place in Y7.

Exam Format

Berkshire version of CEM 11+


Reading School, Erleigh Road, Reading RG1 5LW

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