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Skipton Girls High 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

This is a highly successful school with extremely high aspirations for every student.
Skipton Girls High School believes that education has the power to transform lives and that’s why they strive to provide young woman with an innovative, dynamic and academic learning environment which is not constrained by gender stereotypes or a fixed mind-set.

The teachers are outstanding subject specialists who understand how to shape and personalise learning at the highest levels to meet the needs of every individual. Relationships between staff and students are very strong and the school offers the best pastoral care in a warm, friendly and supportive environment. Student wellbeing at the heart of all they do, at SGHS they are committed to providing a world class all-round education.

Skipton Girls High School provides a rigorous and challenging curriculum at all levels, engaging students with an extensive range of exciting learning strategies and insist on high expectations of students in all aspects of school and community life. A broad curriculum provides a strong foundation in a wide range of academic subjects, the arts, sports and Engineering and Construction alongside a fabulous enrichment programme.

Skipton Girls High School is proud to be a founder school of Northern Star Academies Trust. Being part of the Trust provides a wide range of opportunities for staff and students to work with schools and share their passion for learning and teaching. Skipton Girls High School was one of the first schools in the country to be designated a National Teaching School; status as an Engineering school for girls and SSAT Lead School for Gifted and Talented.

Skipton Girls High School encourage parents to have a look round their website and gain an insight into Skipton Girls’ and the wonderful education it offers. If you would like to arrange a visit, please contact the school at

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

Skipton Girls High School 11+ exam with Verbal Reasoning, Maths and English questions.

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

Skipton Girls High School

Parents will often search for 11+ books relevant to Skipton Girls High 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:-

Girls’ Grammar

Total Pupils:-



Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

Up to 5 applicants for every place.

Exam Format

Skipton Girls High School 11+


Skipton Girls’ High School, Gargrave Road, Skipton BD23 1QL

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