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 2020 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.


11+ Entrance Examination Information

The results of the 11+ entrance examination for the Slough Consortium of Grammar Schools are now available to view online.

You will need the userId (6 capital letters) which you were given when you registered your child and was also included in your testing arrangements email, and the password you created when you completed the registration form.

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Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document on the school websites before contacting any of the grammar schools with queries, but please note that we will not be able to provide any further information other than is included in the FAQs.

Results are only available online and cannot be emailed individually or posted by Royal Mail.  The website will close again on Friday 11 December 2020 so please ensure you have downloaded your results by that date.

Pupil Premium 

If you wish to apply for a place in Year 7 at Herschel Grammar School for September 2021 under the Pupil Premium criteria, you must complete the form below in addition to your common application form.  

Please email Amanda Thorne our Admissions Officer on with any queries.







Name Date  
HGS Determined Admissions Arrangements Sept 2021 Entry 2nd March 2020 Download >
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 >
HGS Pupil Premium Form Sept 2021 Entry 20th November 2020 Download >