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Sir Henry Floyd 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

Sir Henry Floyd Grammar mission is to equip all students with a grammar school education, ensuring that they emerge from their time at the school as true visionaries for the future.

A Sir Henry Floyd student is one who will excel academically, culturally, socially and emotionally from studying in Aylesbury’s only co-educational grammar school. A diverse community of inquisitive young minds allows an environment in which students can thrive. Sir Henry Floyd Grammar is an environment that both delivers and inspires, as evinced through their academic attainment.

Results are excellent but staff motivation is not simply steered by league tables. Staff are committed to providing an educational experience that also allows students the stimuli to spark their imagination and encourage them to ‘think big’, both inside and outside the classroom.

Sir Henry Floyd Grammar is not afraid of challenges, they believe that taking risks and pushing boundaries to explore new things takes courage. Developing a ‘dare to try’ attitude will ensure that all students leave Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School as enterprising young adults.

The high standards mirror the expectations Sir Henry Floyd Grammar have of themselves as individuals; as both staff and students. The environment in which they all learn and work is one that allows a true exchange of wisdom and guidance, in a way that is unique to Sir Henry Floyd Grammar.

A Sir Henry Floyd student is one who is reflective, resourceful, respectful, resilient and reciprocal, the attributes that are honed and nurtured through a contemporary, forward-thinking education.

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 

Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School

Parents will often search for 11+ books relevant to Sir Henry Floyd 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.

Buckinghamshire

Region:-

School Type:-

Mixed Grammar

Total Pupils:-

150

1030

Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

Approximately 30% of pupils reach qualifying score. Places then awarded using distance from school gate.

Exam Format

Bucks 11 + GL Version

Address

Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School, Oxford Road, Aylesbury HP21 8PE

School website:-

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