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Upton Hall 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

Upton Hall School FCJ is a Roman Catholic Grammar School for girls aged 11-18. It is situated in the Diocese of Shrewsbury under the Trusteeship of the Society of the Faithful Companions of Jesus, FCJ. The school has academy status.

Upton Hall School has more than 970 pupils, including 220 members of our flourishing Sixth Form. (the school welcomes applications from all highly motivated students for places in its Sixth Form.

Academic excellence is highly valued, with each pupil encouraged to develop her own talents to the best of her ability for her own sake and so that she can help to make the world a better place. As an FCJ school they have a distinctive ethos that shapes all that they do.

Upton Hall School was judged by Ofsted to be outstanding school in the full inspection that took place in October 2006 and again in January 2009 when Ofsted undertook a survey inspection. An inspection of the teaching of RE and the ethos of the school was undertaken by Shrewsbury Diocese in January 2018 which judged Upton to be an outstanding catholic school.

Upton Hall School FCJ has full International School status in recognition of the work undertaken not only by the Languages Faculty but throughout the curriculum to ensure that pupils have a keen appreciation of the world in which we live with its many opportunities and challenges. At the same time staff encourage pupils to develop an appreciation of their own worth and that of the society in which we live. All members of the school are encouraged to understand and appreciate what it means to be a British citizen and what it means to be a member of an FCJ community.

Upton Hall School is involved with the Prince’s Teaching Institute as part of its commitment to excellence in teaching and learning.

Year 7 11+ Exam Content

GL 11+ exam in Verbal Reasoning.

How to prepare for the 11+ in 

Upton Hall School

Parents often search for 11+ books relevant to Upton Hall 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.

Liverpool Area


School Type:-

Girls’ Grammar

Total Pupils:-



Year 7 Places:-

Year 7 Admission details:-

Heavily oversubscribed with often 8+ applicants for every place in year 7.

Exam Format

GL 11+ exam version


Upton Hall School, FCJ
CH49 6LJ

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