Year 7 Admissions 2021

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Herschel Grammar School Virtual Open Evening 14 September 2020 









September 2021 Entry

Below are the Key Dates for the Slough Consortium of Grammar Schools 11+ examination process for entry to Year 7 in September 2021.

Boys and girls are eligible to be considered for admission to Herschel Grammar School in Year 7 if they meet the required standard in the Slough Consortium 11+ examination. The 11+ entrance examinations are designed to identify pupils with the ability and aptitude for a grammar school education.

Our Determined Admissions Arrangements can also be found below.

Slough Consortium 11+ Entrance Examination 

Herschel Grammar School is part of the Slough Consortium of Grammar Schools with Langley Grammar School, St Bernard’s Catholic Grammar School and Upton Court Grammar School.  The Consortium operates a shared 11+ examination process with the four schools using the same examination papers and common eligibility criteria for selection.


Allocation of places for September 2021

Places in Year 7 for September 2021 were offered by local authorities on Monday 1 March 2021.  An email was sent by Herschel Grammar School on Tuesday 2 March confirming the offer.  Candidates who are on the waiting list also received an email from us confirming their waiting list position as at 2 March 2021.








Name Date  
KEY DATES 2021 ENTRY 2nd March 2020 Download >
Slough Consortium of Grammar Schools Guide to the 11 test for entry in 2021 20th March 2020 Download >
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS regarding Year 7 Admissions in September 2021 20th March 2020 Download >
Slough Familiarisation Booklet 2021 Entry 20th March 2020 Download >
NVR Familiarisation Sheet 20th March 2020 Download >
Word Choice Familiarisation Sheet 2 20th March 2020 Download >
Maths Familiarisation Sheet 20th March 2020 Download >
2020 Comprehension Familiarisation Sheet 1 14th July 2020 Download >
HGS Transport pick up points times costs Sep 20 24th September 2020 Download >
11 for 2021 entry 2020 statistics summary Final 25th September 2020 Download >
11 Colour Zone Map Weekdays 2nd October 2020 Download >
11 Colour Zone Map Saturday 2nd October 2020 Download >
Questions from Open Evening Sep20 6th October 2020 Download >
FAQs for results.docx 20th November 2020 Download >
Slough consortium 2020 11 results anonymised 31st March 2021 Download >
HGS Appeals information 2021 entry 30th April 2021 Download >
HGS Determined Admissions Arrangements Sept 2021 Entry 13th October 2021 Download >