instils in the students a sense of responsibility for their studying and the confidence to become independent thinkers and inquisitive learners. They develop a speed and urgency of working, a healthy competitive spirit and begin to learn all the aspects of the 11+ course without the pressure of a formal examination. Extending vocabulary and honing mental arithmetic accuracy is taught alongside formal grammar rules and numerical reasoning techniques. Weekly tests are given and students learn to manage a timetable of home-study tasks which reinforce and consolidate work completed in class. The pupils will:
All teaching, workbooks, testbooks, reading books, online system and much more are included on the course fee.
The course runs from September to September following school terms. Details of the course term dates can be found under the "Academy Term Dates" section.
Children born between
1 September 2008 and 31 August 2009 will be moving up to secondary school in September 2020. The remaining dates in relation to the Buckinghamshire Transfer Test are:
1 May 2019, 3pm
Secondary Transfer Test registration open.
27 June 2019, 3pm
DEADLINE Secondary Transfer Test registration closes.
10 September 2019
12 September 2019
Secondary Transfer Test
18 October 2019
Secondary Transfer Test RESULTS.
31 October 2019, 3pm
DEADLINE Secondary School Applications close.
1 March 2020
Secondary school places are offered.
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