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  • Jaimal: "I passed my Tiffin exam because of bofa. That is bofantastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Rachel: "It was a great website and will definitely use again for my last daughter in a years time."
  • Saravdeep: "BOFA is brilliant, my son feels much comfortable on your site instead of doing on books."
  • Anuthi: "Thank you for helping me pass, bofa is awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Yusuf: "bofa trained me well, I passed the 11+ 'cos of u bofa! nice work!"
  • Nicole: "I've been speaking to our Year 5's parents and recommended your site ... for Kent Test next year."
  • Lara: "Bofa is really good and is helping me be more confident for my 11 plus"
  • Nilesh: "very helpful advice"
  • Tan: "I love this I think this is going to help me to prepare for my 11+"
  • George: "I think that this website has made me much better at maths,english,non verbal and verbal"
  • Sian: " IT WAS VERY GOOD"
  • Iqra: "I love it.It helps me a lot"
  • mosoba: "its boffaaasssttiicc!"
  • Frances: "this was really helpful"
  • Gloria: "Great. Thank you "
  • Katie: "CCCCCCCCCCCCCOOOOOOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Fleur: "i think bofa is really good and it's really helped me in verbal reasoning during the holidays"
  • Jerushan Perumal: "THIS IS AMAZIIINGGGGGGGGG"
  • Riya: "Boooofa is amazing I passed my 11+"
  • Kush: "this is amasing"
  • Niru: "this is actually a good site. I understand my mistakes"
  • Victoria: "My daughter is getting used to Bofa and getting her scores higher"
  • Nithila: "BOFA IS AMAZING THANK YOU!"
  • Audrey: "Well Done bofa! I can not wait to do a test every day!"
  • Josh: "I am so happy I have faith I am going to pass my 11+ "
  • Ayman: "WOW...BOFA has really helped me prepare for my entrance exam!!!"
  • Francesca: "i love bofa, I will pass the 11+ because of it!"
  • Emily: "BOFA is GREAT!"
  • Kaviya: "this is really great"
  • Alexis: "great I love bofa its awesome"
  • Ariel: "nice! this is bofantastic!"
  • Louis: "This paper was quite hard. I like this website."
  • Ebor: "wow bofa is amazing"
  • Shakira: " really fun"
  • Mustafa: "this is so helpful"
  • Ardish: "I really like bofa it has really helped me with this hard stuff thank you~!!! :-)"
  • Supreme: "i love math and its going to help me get to reading boys"
  • Ayesha: "It is a great way to help me learn and the explanations are fabulous so I don't forget!"
  • Mithurssan: "Epic"
  • Harry: "thank's it really helped me"
  • Keira: "Bofa is very hard and helps you work out how to work out things"
  • Helena: "I like Bofa!"
  • Dulaj: "best bofa go on "
  • Pupil One: "It is great help!"
  • Awab: "bofa is awesome"
  • Charles: "BOFA really helps!!!!!!!!!"
  • Michael: "Great bofa I love doing bofa it will make me pass yay"
  • Asmita: "MUCH BETTER WEBSITE THAN KSOL!"
  • Ursa: "Bofa is very helpful to me :)"
  • Hishaam: "THIS IS THE BEST 4 me to get in HEKKI"
  • Eilas: "thanks"
  • Maysoon: "Bofa is helping me alot with my maths. i can see that my percentages have improved alot."
  • Ravinder: "bofa really keeps me busy"
  • Janesa: "BOFA is such a great help and i really am learning from my mistakes"
  • Shakira: "this is really fun"
  • Heun: "this is the best education site i have seen in a long time"
  • Timothy: "bbbbbbbbbboooooooooofffffffffffffffffaaaaaaaaaa is great"
  • Yacub: "this is help and awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Mariia: "great test! T his is really going to help with 11+ "
  • Dom: "hello people I like bofa! best bofa plus the best service everrrr!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Viraj: "good practice questions"
  • Matthew: "I think bofa is going to make my pass my 11+"
  • Lucas: "LOL!!! :) This is great!!!!"
  • Suriyan: "I love BOFA.It helps me so much thanks BOFA.I think I'll pass my 11+ thanks to you."
  • Manju: "It's great help and fun!! "
  • Boluawe: "awesome and amazing... that's all I can say about BOFA"
  • Labib: "Labib"
  • Ariel: "I love it"
  • Matilda: "Bofa is really fun, I haven't done my exam yet but I am feeling much more relaxed"
  • Riya: "Bofa is a really good site … the automatic marking is excellent."
  • Elizabeth: "great"
  • Eliza: "i passes my ST. PAULS test because of you bofa!"
  • Jasper: "Cheers, I have learnt a lot"
  • Ali: "Cool Thanks"
  • Christopher: "Very challenging test. Wish I did things like this in school (=!"
  • Anuthi: "Wow...I am sooooooooo happy about my progress in Non-Verbal"
  • Cyrus: "I enjoyed doing the BOFA English test"
  • Avleen: "I will definitely pass my grammar test with this on the go!"
  • Hamut: "I love bofa "
  • Harry: "BOFA IS AMAZING ITS BOFATASTIC"
  • Sovenna: "Bofa is a great help and in the maths tests it teaches me things I hadn't studied yet."
  • Anonymous : "Nice Bofa I love U baby"
  • Adarsh: "i love bofa"
  • Elizabeth: "I like the way you review all the questions and answer a similar question."
  • Safina: "It's a very good website for my child."
  • David: "the tests help massively I've really got into it"
  • Frances: "easy to use, and quite challenging"
  • Iqra: "this is really helping!!!!"
  • Hattie: "i enjoyed having the explanations after the question if i got it wrong"
  • Alia: "This is bofantastic!"
  • Vasjot: "this was the best test ever to help"
  • Divine: "Bofa is awesome. Think about it, it is £5 a month, imagine my tutor is £10 an hour (MONEY STEALER)"
  • Audrey: "WOW! What a site! I can see the results in my nonverbal 60% to 100% !"
  • Amelia: "Really helpful feeling good about 11+ exam bofa is a good tool"
  • Raffat: "Bofa is bofantastic"
  • Indira: "Very good"
  • Zara: "this is helpful"
  • Rob Randall: "I would like to cancel my subscription. Jessica has now successfully taken her 11+ and should be offered a place at our local high school. Many Thanks"
  • Yusuf: "I am becoming incredibly better at my worst subject"
  • Sarah: "Fun and easy. Really liked the explanation part."
  • Preet: "I think Bofa is way beyond epic"
  • Eloho: "BOFA is has really helped my daughter so much.......... "
  • Neha: "Thank you bofa you have been a great help"
  • Annica: "bofa is great!"
  • Donna: "This website is the best"
  • Vanessa: "This is one of the best strategies to learn"
  • Betty: "bofa has really prepared me for the 11 plus i have no idea how I would of survived without bofa"
  • Claire: "Good"
  • Richard: "Bofa really helped my daughter! Thanks bofa."
  • Shalini: "I love the quick tests they are really improving my speed"
  • James: "Thank you BOFA"
  • Mrs Irene Amankrah : "Hi there, I am writing to end my membership with BOFA as my daughter has passed her 11 plus and no longer needs to use this service I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the invaluable service you provide. This website really helped my daughter. Thank you. "
  • Katrina: "Bofa is a great help"
  • Poppy: "GOOD!BOFA IS AWESOME!"
  • Jessica: "Bofa is realy encouraging"
  • Siv: "This was amazing!"
  • Maysoon: "I am definitely going to pass the Sutton Girls grammar test!! "
  • Semilore: "bofa is great"
  • Riddhi: "bofa is great it helps me through my learning on the laptop"
  • Tayana: "This website is epic my test scores are up and im confident"
  • Simon: "I'm starting to enjoy English."
  • Rufayah: "Great! I did better than last time"
  • Helen: "cool"
  • Susmita: "it is good fun and brilliant explanation! :)"
  • Harris: "THIS IS SO BOFATASTIC"
  • Sapphire: "I think its brilliant how they go through the tests with you at the end"
  • Jesuseun: "My 11+ exam is in 3 weeks hope is goes well thanks to BOFA. I shall tell peopleabout you…"
  • Angel: "It's making me improve my maths, English, non-verbal reasoning and verbal reasoning."
  • Emilia: "very challenging"
  • Dhairya: "Thank you for explaining my incorrect questions"
  • Afraaz: "It was a bit hard for me but I liked it."
  • Aviraj: "I really think I would pass my 11+ because of bofa "
  • Youzra: "WOW i love this website it is really good"
  • Preet: "omg this is amazing!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Drew: "That was an interesting test. This is my highest initial test so far!"
  • Charlotte: "Thank you bofa I am still learning but I am sure I will pass my 11+ with bofas help"
  • Harry: "i usually don't like sitting down doing a but this is fun because its on the computer"
  • Jaimal: "bofa rules"
  • Hafsah: "This has really helped me improved so i would like to say thank you "
  • Safeena: "this is ABSOLUTELY great!!! MY CHILD SOOOOO MUCH FROM THIS!!!"
  • Sagal: "I'm learning so much this is a great website!!!!!!!!"
  • Savannah: "...helped my child with the 11+...she got incorrect had a clear explanation... we could work through the examples together."
  • Pepitta: "this website has really helped me for my high school exam since im in y6"
  • Ayodeji: "i love it"
  • Arya: "Very good I liked it "
  • Sue: "BOFA IS THE BEST!!!!!"
  • Nicolo: "BOFA made my life much less complicated for my 11+. Thank you BOFA very much."
  • Hanna: "this was quite hard for me but i like it"
  • Fergal: "you can never get better site then bofa its the best"
  • Mini: "BOFA helps my child a lot"
  • Krishma: "I think bofa is really good!!!!!!!! Bofa is a great way to help learn"
  • Lauren: "i am inproving my scores yay"
  • Cosima: "Great help for me!!!"
  • Amina: "i think the practice bit is quite good"
  • Amara: "I LOVE YOU BOFA ITS GREAT AND EASY TO USE "
  • Lucy: "amazing"
  • Jaaaaamooo : "BOFA rocks! "
  • Emil: "bofa is really helping me and if I carry on doing it I'm sure I will pass my 11+"
  • Mitch: "bofa has really helped me"
  • Georgia: "That was GREAT"
  • Rehoboth: "THANKS BOFA YOUR'RE SO GREAT!"
  • Jeremy: "I felt It had helped me understand the decimals and how to round it to decimal places"
  • Phoebe: "One word for you Bofa, AMAZING."
  • Shakira: "HELPED A LOT THANKS xx"
  • Lydia: "Thanks so much bofa was great help"
  • Sathvika: "GREAT!"
  • Millie: "just great!"
  • Caroline: "Thank you very much , we found this site very helpful"
  • Hatty: " I LOVE BOFA! great for my learning and understandings"
  • James: "I found it fun,fun,fun!!!"
  • Nii: "this has helped my confidence unlike books"
  • Jasmine: "I love bofa. It is fantastic! I am sure i am going to pass with your help"
  • Maria: "BOFA is amazing I think it is going to help me pass"
  • Sav: "I have done 6 tests and i am really enjoying it"
  • Munisah: "I am better at English now."
  • Sujay: "Bofa is the best!!"
  • William: "his is great I like it "
  • Pranav: "awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Arabella: "I really love using BOFA and I almost know I'll pass my 11+. Thanks!"
  • Shahzeb: "i really thought i was going to fail but then i found this and i feel like i have had a confidence boost"
  • Mohith: "Bofa is the coolest educational programme ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Jivan: "BOFA are great i am practicing every day"
  • Elliot: "wicked"
  • Polly: "You are a great help! Good work bofa!"
  • nathan: "I LOVE IT!!!!!"
  • Ellie: "GREAT! HELPING ME SO MUCH!"
  • Harvin: "Bofa is very useful and my confidence is building up. This was really good help."
  • Isabella: "Brill"
  • Fiona: "Love it! And this is only my first test!"
  • Kia: "this is great"
  • David: "I feel much more confident in the practice and i just llllloooooovvvvveeee this website"
  • Folake: "i love bofa it is the most epic thing ever"
  • Raj: "86% this was a very fun passage to read it was very interesting and the questions were too."
  • Cleopatra: "This website has certainly improved my chance of getting into St. Pauls!!! Thank you"
  • Skye: "bofa is teaching me loads"
  • Adenola: "I love it"
  • Rekhat: "Bofa helped me a lot I think I will pass my 11+"
  • Hayder: "I'm really confident about the grammar test, thank you. BOFA is the best."
  • Wahid: "BOFA is Great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Tany: "this is awesome thanks you are a great help for my child"
  • nabeela: "this is a great way to get to your 11 plus"
  • Sophia: "Bofa has been a great help"
  • Goban: "Awesome"
  • Freddie: "This has been a really enjoyable test to practice with the 11 plus I got 80%"
  • Daniel: "amazing"
  • May: "This is the best opportunity to learn maths and English. My son is doing good. Thank you BOFA!!!!!!!! "
  • Harry: "this is a really good website"
  • Riya: " I love bofa it is super I know I will pass my 11+"
  • Adnan: "Nice website"
  • Phoebe A: "Instead of dreading my work,with Bofa I want to do work!"
  • Charles: "BOFA really helps!!!!!!!!!"
  • Nahida: "amazing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Alexa: "I love it!!!! It really helps my work. Thx 4 it!"
  • David: "It's epic"
  • Thompson: "looooooooooooove bofa"
  • Marium: "BOFA IS GREAT HELP"
  • Emmanuel: "bofa is awesome thanks so much love you :)"
  • Laura: "Good."
  • Megan: "This advice is very helpful and you have improved my maths, english and non-verbal. Thank you!!"
  • Rebecca: "THANKS BOFA"
  • Demi: "bofa was amazing it gave me explanations for the questions and it helped me through it."
  • Ursula: "I'm a lot more confident then I was when I used practice books!!!!"
  • Hafsah: "My demo was quite hard and got 80% what was really good about it is that it tells what you got wrong."
  • Katy: "bofa brilliant love it"
  • Grzegorz: "It really helps me."
  • Praveen: "BOFA is bofantastic. It has given me so much of confidence to improve myself in all the subjects…"
  • Saba: "Good test.. Fun to do"
  • Cleopatra: "This website is incredibly helpful- thanks!"
  • Tracey: "Very good"
  • Sharon: "I liked it a lot "
  • Abdelkarim: "this test is the best test of all"
  • Alliyah: "I love BOFA"
  • Nuzzat: "Bofa has helped me in my non-verbal which I used to find difficult"
  • Meexan: "Bofa really helps me with all the subjects and i LUV it!"
  • Liam: "is a good website for a childs education"
  • Anju: "I like the site"
  • Sam: "This website it is great OMG i am going to fly through the exam and pass i bet you"
  • David M: "I love BOFA!!! Do you?????"
  • Henrietta: "GOOD"
  • Alia: "I love bofa it helps me alot. I hope bofa has been thanked alot. Love ya."
  • Sav: "can you belive it bofa is the best"
  • Michael H: "thanks bofa"
  • Nina: "BOFA is amazing"
  • Georgia: "That was GREAT"
  • Amy: "bofa is really helpful when it comes to maths and english"
  • kimberley: "i got into ribston"
  • Kavan: "bofa is really fun like it brings techonology and studying to create a FUN WORK SYSTEM"
  • Adam: "I've got my 11+ in 11 weeks so exited!!!!!!! cant wait to use these skills"
  • Rana: "BOFA is brilliant, I'm becoming better at my subject by the minute!"
  • Vanele: "I found this very hard at first but this has helped me alot thank you very muck xxxx"
  • Eby: "amazing and helpful it would be great if there were more free demo tests"
  • Taanya: "Good test"
  • Akash: "BOFA is epic"
  • Benedict: "Thanks really helping me!"
  • Sophie: "lol yes!!!!!!"
  • Karina: "Fabulous!!!"
  • Shalini: "my daughter passed her test bofa was great thank you"
  • Sivam: "I think the website benefits the children because it is challenging & really fun so I rate this site five stars"
  • Zainab: "AMAZING makes me feel comfortable"
  • Nidaa: "bofa is the best it made me better at verbal and non"
  • Sharanya: "Bofabulous! I'm surely going to pass my eleven plus!"
  • Ava: "this really helps my understanding"
  • thebrowns: "It is amazing"
  • Angie: "Good work B.O.F.A.!I have improved in my Non-verbal reasoning by 20%! "
  • Katarzyna: "It was a very good experience to study using your website!"
  • Shamyla: "it's a very good test"
  • Katy: "It is a great way to learn/practice tests!"
  • Sarisha: "Thanks BOFA, for helping me."
  • Elias: "BOFA is alright"
  • David: "DO YOU THINK BOFA IS AWESOME??!! I LOVE IT!!"
  • Labib: "this is best website evr i feel like doing it everyday"
  • Poppy: "BOFA IS WAY BEYOND EPIC THANKS FOR THE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!! "
  • Menu: "I really enjoyed Bofa and I know I will pass to Langley schoo"
  • Rohan: "great help"
  • Olivia: "BOFA is fun to learn on and it helps me a lot!"
  • Alexandra: "Has been a great help, and hope to pass my 11+"
  • Meezan: "i.... love bofa !!!! bofatastic!!"
  • Joshua: "I love bofa it has helped me improve my work and helps me to finish tests on time"
  • Shakunthala: "Found the explanation for the incorrect answers are truly helpful and easy to follow. "
  • Francesca: "i love bofa :)"
  • Ivan: "I WILL DEFINITELY PASS MY 11+ TEST BECAUSE OF YOU BOFA BOFATASTIC"
  • Sundari: "BOFA is brilliant! I am definitely going to pass my 11 plus! Thank you so much"
  • Sophia: "wow its really working"
  • Alison: "Amazing"
  • Audrey: "HI BOFA! WELL DONE I UNDERSTAND THINGS I DIDN'T BEFORE!"
  • Debs: "QUESTIONS NEED TO BE A LITTLE BITE Easeyer THEY ARE TOO HARD."
  • Jeyarajani: "it is very good"
  • Krita: "very good site. so helpful.rated 5 star."
  • Molly: "I love bofa !!!"
  • Tom: "it is bofantastic!!!"
  • Sovenna: "I'm now feeling a whole lot more confident about doing the 11+!!! :)"
  • Nakkitha: "fab"
  • Ben: "this is helpful to use as i am getting to understand what the 11+ is like"
  • Nii: "i like the way it makes you go through your mistakes"
  • Miho: "My daughter is in a leader board now and she is enjoying every minute of it. It was a pleasure to know BOFA. "
  • Jaylene: "Cool"
  • Abdu: "I like bofa it is fun :)"
  • Michelle: "bofa is the best!!!!!!"
  • Timothy: "bofa is the BEST"
  • Rachel: "this website is a great help as im trying to get into a grammar school"
  • Nicole: "bofa is great!!!! feel much more confident, thanks bofa!!!!!"
  • Lydia: "Bofa is amazing a great help if you get a question wrong it really helps you understand thanks!"
  • Nadia: "utterly amazing"
  • Mia: "BOFA IS AWESOME!"
  • Elena: "i love this so much it is brilliant i am in year 5 and i am now prepared for year 6 !!!"
  • Rahma: "This is really helping me"
  • Preet: "I really enjoy Bofa its really fun and its still learning"
  • Emily: "I love Bofa! I am really improving!)"
  • Mitchell: "This was very encouraging and has already expanded my brain more so I can think more openly."
  • Ella: "Not understanding algebra"
  • Akash: "this site is better than ksol "
  • Hasmiya: "I like it."
  • Angel: "It helped me a lot thanks"
  • Mosoba: "its really fun!"
  • Harry: "Bofa is a good site, it helps you understand where you went wrong which is why bofa is unique"
  • Grace: "AMAZING!!!!!!!!!"
  • Shriya: "I think Bofa is extraordinary! I think it will help me pass my CEM 11plus!"
  • Benbou: "very enjoyable tests and i like the idea about practice question, no other site does this!!!"
  • Sharmila: "Thank you these tests are amazing! These are REALLY awesome! "
  • Kav: "bofa is the best better then the rest"
  • Millie: "it was really hard but i learnt alot!!!"
  • Abigail: "BOFA has totally changed my look at the 11+ exam"
  • Rhodu: "I really enjoy BOFA it is a great help!!!"
  • Hayden: "GREAT I HAVE MUCH MORE CONFIDENCE NOW"
  • Sav: "It helps me in my learning most things are easy but these are good"
  • Keri: "I got in 11+ Altrincham school"
  • Joel: "this website is great fun"
  • Harrison: "i love this website"
  • Lydia: "I love bofa it's great help and easy to understand :-)"
  • Oliver: "I love bofa it's great help and easy to understand :-)"
  • Ethan: "Great work, I am practicing for queen mary's boys school"
  • Nicosha: "Really, really, really good and fun! It really helps me to prepare for my test!"
  • Martin: "This test has really helped my daughter and now I really understand NVR and VR, thank you!"
  • Marcu: "I think bofa is amazing"
  • Amy: "I am really enjoying this!"
  • Utka: "I hope you don't let me down BOFA I think your bofatastic!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Janet: "its incredibly better than education city"
  • Reho: "Wow this is the best!!"
  • Susmita: "i passed my tiffin and wallington coz of bofa!bofa in called bofantastic"
  • Thomas: "TO HARD!!!!!!!"
  • Dixita: "This is really helping my child"
  • Krishna: "hurray for bofa its BOFANTASTIC !!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Femi: "good"
  • Sameer: "I like it"
  • Avleen : "GREAT as i can now practice as much as i want to online!"
  • Luke: "Love it, absolutely AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Victoria: "THIS IS WONDERFUL! THIS IS HELPING MY DAUGHTER"
  • Sandy: "I love BOFA, it is already great, even though I just started!!!! It is absolutely BOFANTASTIC!!!"
  • Folake: "I love bofa it is gonna help me in my 11+ so much go bofa"
  • Anonymous: "Very useful explainations to questions not anwsered correctly."
  • Stuti: "BOFA is helping me a lot"
  • Change Me: "excellent, this is a great website to use!!!"
  • Chika: "it was one of the best things that happened to me and my daughter"
  • Lawou: "sometimes it's hard but I would definitely recommend it"
  • Avleen: "This is really helping my learning and I think I will pass my grammar test with this!"
  • Tyana: "bofa is amazing it has helped me alot thx bofa"
  • Shania: "Thanks so much andy. oh and bofa is tough but it's the thing that get's ur brain working. i love bofa. xxx"
  • Harry: "thankyou"
  • Tatiana: "I made quite a lot of silly mistakes"
  • Jasvinder: "fun and simple"
  • Toby: "Love doing tests on the pc, not written!!"
  • betty: "nice work bofa"
  • Alaa: "This is helping me a lot!! Thank you!!!!"
  • Martin: "this was ffffffffffuuuuuuuuuunnnnnnnnn"
  • Gillian: "bofa is bofantastic it helped me pass my st. paul's test"
  • Eesa: "oh thanks bofa u r the best learning program ever i hope i pass"
  • Sedona: "BOFA helped me to get past my mock exams its bofantastic!!!!!!!!!:-)"
  • Rachel: "That's great thank you. Yes we found it very useful. Will use it for my younger daughter in a couple of years."
  • Rehoboth: "BOFA is BOFANTABULOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Millie: "Good, a great help!!!!!!!"
  • Alexandra : "It was fun but I don't like the non-multiple choice questions."
  • Saira: "I would like to Thank BOFA! Its been really helpful! My daughter's exams are over now. "
  • Suriyan: "Go BOFA!!!!!!!You really help me with my non-verbal...!! Thank you so much"
  • Rory: "this is really helping"
  • David: "this is fun and helps loads I LOVE IT"
  • Joseph: "the help was great now i understand"
  • Prisha: "I will practice everyday"
  • Amie: "Bofa is fun and useful"
  • Maahi: "this helped me alot"
  • Herbie: "this is hard"
  • Oluromade: "I love this web page"
  • Isaac: "This website is the best no other website is better. WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
  • Anonymous: "thank you bofa!"
  • Phoebe: "I have one word to describe BOFA."AWSOME!" my mum can now see my marks!"
  • Shakira: "lovely it really helped practice but could do better"
  • Utku: "this was absolutely lovely, a bit complicated but still good for your learning!!!!!"
  • Temitayo: "the test was quite difficult"
  • Simon: "it was cool "
  • Robinlee: "bofa is fantastic"
  • Taiwo: "Good practice for me."
  • Lucy: "WOW! BOFA WORKS WONDERS!!"
  • Ismail: "Thank you BOFA I passed my 11+ exam"
  • Poppy: "This test was not a chore and I found it very helpful!"
  • Maryam: "love it"
  • Mark: "We were most impressed with your service. Thank you. "
  • Mitch: "Won't hesitate to inroduce my little sister in 2 yrs because it is Bofantastic!!!"
  • Orla: "Fun and easy. Much better than mathletics."
  • Rachael: "hard but quite easy"
  • Nivethaa: "thank you this test was very useful its helped me so so very much"
  • Harrison: " i love this website"
  • Alanna: "I think I will do well"
  • Grace: "I love it!!!"
  • Bea: "I'm starting to enjoy these tests"
  • James: "I LOVE BOFA"
  • Joe: "Good Help. Need for son s LCC exam"
  • Emma: "brilliant, fun and interactive test to do anytime, anywhere you want!!!"
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Non-Bucks children are 'elbowing' the county's students out of ...

Bucks Free Press-27 Jan 2015
“Let me say clearly and unequivocally that the 11 Plus is unfair and disadvantages children from state schools, ethnic minorities and poorer families. There is no ...


Nearly 100 empty Year 7 places in Buckinghamshire grammar ...

Bucks Free Press-26 Jan 2015
... county's children lost out on places in 2014 was the large increase in the number of non-Bucks children sitting and passing the new, revamped 11 Plus exam, ...


Grammars are a class issue

Express.co.uk-16 Nov 2014
We would have to revisit the single-shot finality of the 11-plus exams and we must prevent grammar schools from becoming the preserve of the wealthy.


King's College School welcomes primary state pupils in bursary ...

Your Local Guardian-14 Jan 2015
Andrew Halls, the headmaster said: "The narrowness of the existing 11 plus entry point into our junior school makes it very hard for our school to give a fair ...


We need to fight to improve education for Salford boys

Manchester Evening News-10 Jan 2015
How can a child expect to do well if his parents are numpties and he is surrounded by other numpties in his class? The answer was of course the 11 plus which ...


Revealed: The best Sevenoaks primaries for grammar school entry

Sevenoaks Chronicle-10 Jan 2015
The Chronicle can reveal the primary schools with the highest 11-plus hit rate. Ide Hill Primary School had a 100 per cent success rate after all eight pupils who ...


Northern Ireland's academic selection put to test

Belfast Telegraph-6 Jan 2015
When the 11-plus was abolished by Sinn Fein, without any alternative being put in place, Northern Ireland was facing the threat of the imposition of a ...


Parents back the transfer test system Education Minister John O ...

Belfast Telegraph-5 Jan 2015
The informal transfer tests currently being used sprung up after the abolition of the 11-plus which grammar schools used to select pupils based on their ability.


The case against grammar schools

Conservative Home-10 Dec 2014
The then Shadow Education Secretary went on to argue that changes in family structure now ensure that the 11 plus is no longer capable of fairly identifying ...


Is this campaign the kiss of death for grammar schools?

The Guardian-8 Dec 2014
Recent efforts to improve the 11-plus exam and make it fairer seemed to backfire. “Parents are shocked when we show them the evidence,” she says.


First new grammar school for 50 years likely to win approval T

elegraph.co.uk-7 Dec 2014
... far resisted calls to repeal a ban on the opening of new grammar schools, which select pupils on the basis of their academic ability through the “11-plus” exam.


11 Plus Tutors in Essex are experiencing a surge in Demand ...

Digital Journal-5 Dec 2014
The 11 Plus Essex Team is a small team of highly qualified, experienced teachers who specialise in working with the more able student. On their about page, ...


Tutor-proof tests reduce diversity in grammars

The Times (subscription)-5 Dec 2014
New “tutor-proof” tests for the 11-plus exam have reduced the number of poor and ethnic-minority pupils getting into grammar schools, a report claims.


Tory MPs resurrect grammar school 'albatross'

Financial Times-5 Dec 2014
Enthusiasts for these schools — which filter applicants according to results in an “11-plus” test of writing, maths and problem-solving taken at the age of 11 ...


What should we do with private schools?

The Guardian-5 Dec 2014
In short, the strongly pro-comprehensive Hattersley was arguing in 1980, that the postwar mechanism of 11-plus and grammar schools, for that minority fortunate ...


11-Plus meetings start next week

Nation News-5 Dec 2014
THE FIRST IN a series of town hall meetings on the Barbados Secondary Schools' Entrance Examination (BSSEE) will begin next Wednesday, December 10.


If you wear Primark to posh events and can pronounce ennui, you've ...

The Guardian-5 Dec 2014
You now laugh heartily along with these conversations and make contingency plans for what happens if Tarquin doesn't pass the 11-plus because his ...


Does 'tutor-proof' 11-plus let down the disadvantaged?

TES News-5 Dec 2014
A “tutor-proof” 11-plus test has failed to improve the likelihood of poor and ethnic minority pupils being accepted to grammar schools, a report claims.


More grammar schools 'will increase social mobility', Conservative ...

TES News-4 Dec 2014
"You hear people saying, 'I went to grammar school and I did well', but you never hear people saying, 'I failed the 11-plus and it was the best thing that ever ...


Leading Tories call for more grammar schools pledge in next ...

Telegraph.co.uk-29 Nov 2014
... far resisted calls to repeal a ban on the opening of new grammar schools, which select pupils on the basis of their academic ability through the “11-plus” exam.


Wycombe Labour criticises 'damaging' effect revamped 11 Plus ...

Bucks Free Press-28 Nov 2014
Wycombe's Labour group has lambasted the revamped 11 Plus exam as being “damaging” to pupils after figures reveal a disparity between pupils from ...


Argument against 11-plus system is flawed

Yorkshire Post-26 Nov 2014
The ones who did well at county schools got a second chance at 13 years of age to sit the 11-plus again and a good number joined Hipperholme after half term ...


BYGONES: 11-plus results led to hostility and jealousy and split ...

Derby Telegraph-24 Nov 2014
It definitely split friendships and there was a lot of jealousy and also hostility from parents who felt that their daughter/son should have passed the 11-plus, too.


The Guardian view on Ofsted's reports: exam results are not the only ...

The Guardian-23 Nov 2014
'For years schools were allowed to believe exam results and league tables would be the principle criteria on which they are judged.'


Letters round-up: Grammar schools must cater for Buckinghamshire ...

Bucks Herald-21 Nov 2014
Once again the statistics of 11-plus results demonstrate that the 11-plus system is heavily biased towards those with the financial wherewithal to attend an ...


MP calls for urgent action over Vale's 11-plus results

Bucks Herald-21 Nov 2014
Aylesbury MP David Lidington is concerned by Vale pupils' low pass rate in the 11-plus and says that in an ideal world children would not take the test until the ...


Grammar heads defend 11-plus exam as campaigner demands ...

Bucks Herald-21 Nov 2014
Grammar schools must act on clear evidence that the 11-plus exam disadvantages children from poorer backgrounds, according to a campaigner who spoke at ..


Grammar schools 'offer little advantage'

The Times (subscription)-21 Nov 2014
... attended leading universities, this pattern is believed to be as a result of their academic ability prior to sitting the 11-plus exams and their family background, ...


Buckinghamshire County Council education chiefs to look over results of 11 plus ...

Bucks Free Press - ‎Nov 19, 2014‎
AN ANALYSIS of the most recent 11 Plus test results is to take place at County Hall this afternoon. Grammar school headteachers are to discuss the results of the most recent tests with members of Buckinghamshire County Council's Education, Skills and ...


Two tests too much for school transfers

Belfast Telegraph-17 Nov 2014
Their popularity is a far cry from the disaster predicted by then Education Minister Caitriona Ruane upon learning that the state-run 11-plus was being replaced ...


Grammars are a class issue

Express.co.uk-16 Nov 2014
We would have to revisit the single-shot finality of the 11-plus exams and we must prevent grammar schools from becoming the preserve of the wealthy.


White pupils fail to make grade for grammar school

The Sunday Times-15 Nov 2014
... 36 councils and London boroughs that still have the 11-plus, the average ethnic minority intake in the local grammar school exceeds that in state secondaries.


If social mobility is the problem, grammar schools are not the solution

The Guardian-13 Nov 2014
It was London's mayor, Boris Johnson, who stirred the pot this week, declaring that scrapping the 11-plus had been a “tragedy” because selective schools were ...


Private school pupils doubly advantaged by private tutoring

The Conversation UK-12 Nov 2014
New “tutor-proof” 11 plus tests, designed by researchers at Durham University's Centre for Evaluation and Monitoring, are being deployed by some schools in an ...


Ukip will win votes from Conservatives over grammar schools ...

Express.co.uk-12 Nov 2014
No school would be forced to become a grammar school, there wouldn't be an 11-plus exam, which all children took and which critics used to complain branded ...


Coleraine educationalist slams 11-plus as 'fatuous labelism'

Coleraine Times-11 Nov 2014
It begs the question whether in fact the pro 11-plus lobby have the children's and parents' best interests at heart after all when reality proves – actually proves ...


Grammar schools face grilling after claims 11+ test is unfair

Get Bucks-11 Nov 2014
“If you cannot develop an 11 plus exam that is fair, then can the selective system itself ever be fair?” Chesham Grammar School headteacher Philip Wayne did ...


Nicky Morgan urged to approve new grammar school

Telegraph.co.uk-11 Nov 2014
He acknowledged the present grammar school selection system – based on the 11-plus exam taken at the end of primary education – was “brutal” but insisted ...


Boris Johnson gives backing to grammar schools

The Guardian-11 Nov 2014
Boris Johnson said grammar schools were an 'important part of the educational mix', but the 'brutal' 11-plus could be improved.


Special county council meeting to discuss new 11 Plus exam to be ...

Bucks Free Press-8 Nov 2014
A special meeting of Buckinghamshire County Council's select committee for education and children's services will be held later this month. Residents are ...


Only 16% of Vale children passed 11-plus (compared to 37% in the ...

Bucks Herald-8 Nov 2014
Only 16% of children from Aylesbury Vale passed their 11-plus, compared to 37% ... now responsible for the 11-plus, to present to Bucks County Council's select ...


Sinn Fein has privatised transfer tests

Belfast Newsletter-7 Nov 2014
“The old 11-plus transfer test was less than ideal, but it was the height of irresponsibility to do away with it without having an agreed system to replace it.


Grammars are 'forcing' thousands to take tests

the Irish News-7 Nov 2014
This is the sixth year that schools have run their own 11-plus style transfer tests, in defiance of consecutive Sinn Féin education ministers. Schools remain split ...


Theresa May backs plans to create 'satellite' selective school in her ...

Daily Mail-7 Nov 2014
At present, some grammar schools admit successful students by ranked order - all candidates are ranked by their 11-plus score. In other areas, pupils who pass ...


Would you coach your child on 11 plus?

Spalding Guardian-28 Oct 2014
Schools in Lincolnshire may be among the last bastions of selective education, but is the 11 plus putting our children under too much pressure at a young age?


Mail mix-up left parents with wrong marks for child's 11-plus results

Slough and Windsor Observer-27 Oct 2014
Mail mix-up left parents with wrong marks for child's 11-plus results ... in some parents receiving the wrong scores for their child's 11-plus grammar school test ...


Camerons join secondary school dash as admissions deadline looms

The Guardian-24 Oct 2014
“Then my daughter decided she'd like to sit the 11-plus and that completely set the ... The 11-plus test is still used in 25% of local authorities, 15 of which are fully ...


Top of the class! County pupils are above average when it comes to ...

Hemel Gazette-24 Oct 2014
Top of the class! County pupils are above average when it comes to GCSEs. Letters have criticised the 11-plus.


Parents seek advice as Kent Test scores drop

courier.co.uk-23 Oct 2014
It follows the introduction of a new 'uncoachable' 11-plus exam by Kent County Council to level the playing field and stop parents paying tutors to get coach their ...


Education Explained: Applying for a school place in England

Re:locate Magazine-23 Oct 2014
Grammar schools select their pupils on the basis of their performance in the 11-plus exam, which pupils can take in areas that support grammar schools.


Class act at Grantham Preparatory School

Grantham Journal-22 Oct 2014
The school has enjoyed successful results in the 11 plus over previous years, but to have every student take the optional test and pass is a particular ...


Local schools in BBC TV debate about 11 Plus

Spalding Guardian-20 Oct 2014
Rachel Pierman speaks to children and staff at both Grammar and non selective schools, and asks students in their first year at university to try the 11 plus ...


Social mobility has stalled, but Labour wants equal opportunities for all

The Guardian-19 Oct 2014
There should be room at the top for everyone with talent regardless of background. We want to find out what's gone wrong and why. State school children from ...


School bids for cash for partial rebuild and expansion

Slough Express-19 Oct 2014
In 2014, all Slough residents who took the 11 Plus were offered a grammar school place, but the council says there is no guarantee that this will happen every ...


Inside Out on BBC1: Scunthorpe centre's consultant to talk on 11 ...

Scunthorpe Telegraph-16 Oct 2014
A TUTOR from Scunthorpe, who helps children ahead of sitting their 11-plus exams, is due to appear on BBC1 show Inside Out this month. Clare Powell, an ...


Youngsters find out if they have passed Kent Test and got place in ...

Kent Online-15 Oct 2014 T
housands of children are set to find out today if they have secured a place at one of Kent's 33 grammar schools. Families will be able to find out whether their ...


Want fairer school admissions? Then stop tinkering and scrap all ...

The Guardian-13 Oct 2014
Delving into the evidence about the so-called tutor-proof 11-plus test (which is in fact nothing of the sort) and discovering that three-quarters of secondary ...


Kent Test results due from 4pm this Wednesday

Kent News-13 Oct 2014
They were the first to experience the new so-called 'tutor proof' version of the 11-plus, designed to prevent children from wealthier background hiring in tutors to ...


Grammar schools introduce new 'tutor proof' 11-plus because of ...

Torquay Herald Express-11 Oct 2014
Grammar schools in other parts of the UK are introducing new style 11-plus exams because of the unfair advantage given to families who can afford private ...


Grammar schools to get grilling over 11 plus results

Get Bucks-10 Oct 2014
Buckinghamshire grammar schools will be quizzed over the first set of 11 plus exam results since the new test was brought in next month after facing criticism.


The schoolboys who turned an orange bike and 10000 pens into a ...

Yahoo Finance UK-9 Oct 2014
So [parents] around the world are interested in sending their kids to school here and getting them 11-plus tutoring.” Social media has also proved to be a happy ...


School places: a guide through the minefield of admissions

The Guardian-6 Oct 2014
2 Selection by ability The 11-plus test is still used in 25% of all local authorities, 15 – out of 152 – of which are fully selective. In those areas, children take a ...


A word from the editor: We rebuilt our school 44 years ago

Express.co.uk-5 Oct 2014
... full of hope and thoughts of a glittering academic career, having hacked our way through the thickets of the cursed 11-plus, had been declared "derelict".


UKIP man's grammar school plan slammed

Hereford Times-5 Oct 2014
... is still in force in Worcestershire – where Mr Oakton lives – and would require any prospective student to take an entrance exam, similar to the old '11-plus'.


Could you ace the 11-plus? – quiz

The Guardian (blog)-30 Sep 2014
Can teachers and parents master the 11-plus? Get your pen and paper out, here's a selection of questions from each of the areas. The answers are at the bottom ...


Battle of the 11-year-olds to make the grammar grade

Plymouth Herald-29 Sep 2014
Many parents who are eager for their child to gain entry to a grammar school have spent hundreds of pounds on private tuition to prepare them for the 11-plus ...


EXCLUSIVE: Desperate parents cough up £5k for kids to pass 11-plus

Express.co.uk-28 Sep 2014
Research has shown two thirds of the pupils taking the 11-plus test next month or early next year have had extra coaching, with some parents paying more than ...


Editor's Comment: Is too much education bad for the soul?

Bucks Herald-28 Sep 2014
The new 11 plus was supposed to rely on a child's natural ability however 70% of children from private schools in Bucks passed compared with just 19% from ...


Kathie McInnes: What has devolution meant for the UK's schools?

Stoke Sentinel-26 Sep 2014
Decades after most parts of England switched from grammar schools to comprehensives, Northern Ireland's pupils were still sitting the 11-plus. There was such ...


Every child has chance of a good education

Plymouth Herald-26 Sep 2014
The pupils, in their final year at primary school, are taking the 11-plus examination in the hope of winning a place at one of the city's three grammar schools.


Hundreds of pupils sitting exams in bid to get on Plymouth Grammar ...

Telegraph.co.uk-24 Sep 2014
Many parents who are eager for their child to gain entry to a Grammar school have spent hundreds of pounds on private tuition to prepare them for the 11-plus ...


'I make £120000 but I can't recall the last time we went out for dinner'

Telegraph.co.uk-22 Sep 2014
... afford school fees, they will use what resources they have to move house to be in the catchment area of a good state school or pay for tutoring for the 11-plus.”.


State school pupils doing worse in 'tutor-proof' 11-plus tests

The Guardian-15 Sep 2014
Over the last fortnight pupils have sat preparation papers for the 11-plus, and the real exam. Many will have been coached for months, or years.


New 11-plus does not solve equality divide

Bucks Herald - ‎Sep 16, 2014‎
The new 'tutor proof' 11-plus exam does nothing to bridge the gap between rich and poor children when it comes to who gets into grammar schools, according to a new report. The study, by the Local Equal Excellent group found that despite claims that the ...


Kent County Council hopes 'tutor-proof' 11-plus will level playing field - but could you pass Kent Test?

Kent Online- 10 Sep 2014
More than 13,000 children will take a new form of the 11-plus from today, which education chiefs hope will limit the advantages of private coaching.


Education Eye: Last minute tips for your child's 11-plus exam

Thame Today 10 Sep 2014
Education Eye: Last minute tips for your child's 11-plus exam. Pupils sitting an exam. by Catherine Stoker, director of The Independent Education ...


Medway primary school pupils prepare for 11-plus exams

Kent Online - 8 Sep 2014
Friday's Medway Messenger contained a sample paper of the 11-plus, similar to the Kent Test, but not the same as the paper sat by Medway pupils.


How your child can prepare for the 11 plus exam

Get Bucks - 5 Sep 2014
The 11 plus exams are approaching, with pupils across Bucks getting ready to take the test. Co-founder Everlief Child Psychology Mike Russell ...


Pete Snodden, Pamela Ballantine and Alan Simpson relive sitting …

Belfast Telegraph-4 Sep 2014
With children now facing numerous tests to get into their school of choice, we revisit the time when every child sat a single standard 11-Plus test in the familiar ...


EDUCATION: Getting ready for the 11 plus

Folkestone Herald-3 Sep 2014
WITH the 11-plus test just days away, psychologist Dr Lucy Russell offers some useful advice about how to prepare your child for this life-changing test.


11 PLUS: Getting ready for the big day

Dover Express-3 Sep 2014
WITH the 11-plus test just days away, psychologist Dr Lucy Russell offers some useful advice about how to prepare your child for this life-changing test.


Start banging the drum for an end to divisive academic selection, O …

Belfast Telegraph-2 Sep 2014
Sinn Fein axed the State-run 11-plus transfer test in 2008 but in its place emerged two private tests run by the Post Primary Transfer Consortium and the ...


Essex: Is early-morning tutoring the answer to securing a place at ...

East Anglian Daily Times-27 Jul 2014
But perhaps not for those youngsters who will be sitting the 11-plus on September 20 to try to gain a coveted place at one of Essex's remaining grammar schools ...


Opinion: 11-plus tested academic ability, not intelligence

Derby Telegraph-26 Jul 2014
He refers to the 11-plus as an "intelligence test". The 11-plus was a measure of academic ability. Whether 11 was the best age is debatable but the better ...


Opinion: 11-plus tested academic ability, not intelligence

Derby Telegraph-Jul 26, 2014
He refers to the 11-plus as an "intelligence test". The 11-plus was a measure of academic ability. Whether 11 was the best age is debatable but the better ...


Grammar schools the answer, says Paul Nuttall

Rochdale Online-Jul 25, 2014
"The 11 plus exam means that the academically gifted go forward to grammar schools, with the 13 plus for late developers. The brightest are those who are likely ...


The Judd School's head teacher seeks fairer admissions system

courier.co.uk-13 Jul 2014
He said around 40 per cent of pupils pass the 11 Plus in west Kent but only 15 per cent did so in the other side of the county, leading to a ...


The class of 2010: how do they feel about selective schools now?

The Guardian-by Janet Murray-14 Jul 2014
Living in one of the 36 local authorities that still have grammar schools, these children also had the 11-plus exam to contend with and the ...


Plan to help poor get in grammars

Echo-27 Jun 2014
Southend Council set out a seven-point pledge for more pupils from the borough's primary schools to pass the 11-plus after a series of exposes ...


Cheer up, children - seven out of eight parents would fail the 11-Plus too! Survey reveals huge ...

Daily Mail-13 Jul 2014
Just 12 per cent of parents – about one in eight – who attempted a test modelled on the 11-Plus scored more than 80 per cent – the approximate pass ...


Failing 11-plus will cost pupils £30000 a year

The Times-29 May 2014
Failing to pass the 11-plus exam puts pupils at an “immediate disadvantage” in terms of their future earnings, according to researchers from the ...


Reading grammar schools changing their admission tests this year

Reading Post- 13 Feb 2014
The two grammar schools in Reading will be changing their “11-plus” test providers this year. The change will affect children hoping to enter ...


The college that gets 11-plus 'failures' into Oxbridge. How?

The Guardian-10 Feb 2014
Loreto College saw 21 students receive offers from Oxford and Cambridge this year, a success rate of 50%. John Harris revisits his old college ...


New grammar school test thwarts 'pushy parents'

The Guardian-8 Feb 2014
Increasing numbers of grammar schools are preparing to redesign their "11-plus" entrance exams to stop intensive tutoring giving children from ...


More Southend children taking 11-plus

Southend Standard-5 Feb 2014
Following years of flat-lining, the proportion of pupils from Southend primary schools taking the 11-plus has jumped 5 per cent this year.


Teaching union raps 11-plus lobbyists

Belfast Telegraph-2 Feb 2014
THE pro 11-plus lobby has been accused of "self-interest" by the Ulster Teachers' Union (UTU) on the eve of unregulated test results for ...


Change in 11+ exam to help Southend pupils

Southend Standard-19 Nov 2013
Robin Bevan, headteacher of Southend High School for Boys, has analysed 11- plus test results for the Consortium of Selective Schools in Essex for a decade.


SELECTION AT 11 FAILING OUR KIDS

Derry Journal-18 Nov 2013
The Department of Education at Stormont insists the tests should not go ahead but, with no political agreement on a replacement for the 11-Plus, they look set to ...


Big day for thousands of children across Kent as 11-plus results ...

Kent Online-15 Oct 2013
Kent County Council has said it wants an eleven plus test to be much less susceptible to the private tutoring that has evolved in some areas, ... ;


Kent County Council re-thinks plans for replacement 11-plus exam ...'

Kent Online-13 Aug 2013
Concerns that more grammar schools are likely to consider setting their own eleven plus test have prompted county education chiefs to change plans for a …


Kent 11-plus overhaul 'to tackle coaching culture'

BBC News-18 Mar 2013
Plans to overhaul the Kent 11-plus test and make it more difficult for wealthier families to coach their children are being considered. A Kent County Council ...


The heat is on to pass the 11-plus

The Guardian-18 Mar 2013
The children are all students at the 11 Plus Academy, which offers weekly tuition for those wishing to take the grammar school entrance test in Kent and the ...


11-Plus Exam given thumbs up

Barbados Advocate-12 Mar 2013
Past Principal of the Deighton Griffith Secondary School, John Blackman, has voiced his endorsement of the Barbados Secondary Schools Entrance ...


Mean figures

The Guardian-21 Mar 2013
Your piece (The heat is on to pass the 11-plus, Education, 19 March) contained the sentence, "but close to half the county's 132 secondary schools scored below ...


Newsroom Live – 21 March, 2013

Guernsey Press and Star -21 Mar 2013
Among the key plans is to review the 11-Plus so we'll be talking to the three private colleges about this, as well as getting comments from States members as this ...


Sevenoaks site named for grammar school expansion

BBC News-9 Jan 2013
... only part of Kent without a grammar, meaning more than 1,100 pupils who passed the 11-plus had to travel for an hour to Tunbridge Wells.


Major changes to 11 plus exams

Buckinghamshire Advertiser-8 Jan 2013
Major changes to 11 plus exams. Jan 8 2013 By Suzy Talbot. Schools Snow. TODAY grammar school's announced changes to the 11 plus exam system.


Parents fear cheating as 11-plus paper is used again

Evening Standard-7 Jan 2013
Children taking the 11-plus exam late in parts of London have been given the same ... But parents say that examples of 11-plus questions from the September ...


Schools plan overhaul of 11-plus to beat 'middle-class tutor factor ...

Daily Mail-18 Dec 2012
Kent, Britain's biggest education authority, today unveiled plans to revamp the 11-plus within two years to ease the 'pressures' of coaching on ...


Concerns over out-of-county pupils raising the bar in 11 plus test

Bucks Free Press-12 Dec 2012
The 11 plus results were released at the end of last month. Parents have 14 days from the result to ask for the results to be reviewed and will learn whether or not ...


Parents told: Don't help kids pass Medway's '11-plus'

Kent Online-7 Dec 2012
Girl studying in school Council bosses want to stop parents buying their children private Medway Test tutoring – because it could make them "just successful at ...


Changes to 11-plus to stop middle-class parents 'buying' access to ...

Daily Mail-1 Dec 2012
The 11-plus is designed to test pupils' innate ability, but research has shown 28 per cent of parents across the country hire a home tutor for their child, according ...


Single transfer test is the best way forward

Belfast Telegraph-19 Nov 2012
As a parent of three children, one of whom sat the 11-Plus, another sat the Common Entrance Assessment set by AQE, while the third is still at ...


Kent Test reforms could put a stop to widespread coaching

Kent News-12 Nov 2012
Education experts have warned that 11-plus reforms aimed at putting a stop to “endemic” private coaching of pupils have to be made ...


Bid to make 11-plus test 'tutor-proof'

Kent Online-6 Nov 2012
The 11-plus test sat by thousands of children each year in Kent could be revamped to counter concerns widespread coaching favours those who can afford to ...


Grammar school tests to be made 'tutor-proof'

Telegraph.co.uk-4 Nov 2012
Now education authorities are drawing up plans to make their 11-plus tests “tutor proof” out of concern that the wrong children are winning ...


Plymouth parents hit out over 'fiasco' of 11-plus results

This is Plymouth-10 Oct 2012
Plymouth parents hit out over 'fiasco' of 11-plus results. Trusted article source icon. Wednesday, October 10, 2012. Profile image for Plymouth Herald · Plymouth ...


Exam chiefs fail the 11 plus test after setting Wirral pupils two 'rogue ...

Wirral News-3 Oct 2012
MORE than a thousand Wirral pupils passed parts of their 11-plus grammar schools tests without having to lift a finger – due to two “rogue” questions.


Medway's 11 plus exams 'went smoothly' after last year's fiasco

Kent Online-27 Sep 2012
The new head of children's services at Medway Council has said this year's 11 plus exams went smoothly after moving back into primary schools. Just over ...


11 plus exam: readers split over its future

Bucks Free Press-18 Sep 2012
11 plus exam: readers split over its future. READERS appear to be split over the future of the 11 plus exam, according to a web poll. But the online ballot carried ...


Skegness Grammar School to host open day‎

Skegness Standard - 12 Sep 2012
Head teacher David Ward was keen to open the invitation to parents with children who may not originally taken the 11 Plus exam, but believe they would benefit ...


Dartford boy, 11, left without a secondary school‎

This is Local London - 10 Sep 2012
Robbie Cheeseman failed his 11 plus by just seven points in maths, meaning he did not get a place at his chosen schools Leigh Technology College, ...


State versus independent: Admissions game‎

Financial Times - 7 Sep 2012
In Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Kent independent prep schools do a roaring business with parents aiming for the 11-plus. Prep schools such as ..


New private school near Lincoln waiting on green light from planners‎

This is Lincolnshire - 2 Sep 2012
Specialist coaching will be offered for the 11-plus examinations, which are necessary for applications to the county's grammar schools. There will also be a focus ...


Superkids aged 10 and 13 have 8 A* GCSEs and an A level ...‎

This is Plymouth - 28 Aug 2012
Claudia completed the 11-plus entry exam in January, a year early, and is now preparing to start at Devonport High School for Girls in September, and teachers ...


Guernsey 11 plus selection exams reduced from seven to two

BBC News- 17 July 2012
The number of exams taken for the 11 plus school selection test in Guernsey has been cut from seven to two. Deputy Robert Sillars, the States of Guernsey's ...


5 fewer exams for 11+

Channel Television- 17 July 2012
From the spring pupils in Guernsey will only have to take two exams for their 11 plus. Education is cutting it down from the current seven.


School is under investigation in 11-plus appeals 'shambles'‎

This is Kent - 21 Jun 2012
AN EXCLUSIVE grammar school attended by pupils from Sevenoaks is under investigation for the fifth time in as many years.The Skinners' School has been ...


Could the 11-plus return to Croydon?‎

This is Croydon - 21 Jun 2012
CONTROVERSIAL plans to bring grammar education back to Croydon after more than two decades are afoot. While the move is seen as a progressive step by ...


Volunteers pit their wits against the controversial Kent 11-plus‎

This is Kent - 12 Jun 2012
AS DEMAND for places continues to soar for already over-stretched grammar schools across West Kent, pressure is increasing for pupils taking the controversial ...


Wilkie Cumberbatch, St. Stephen's share top 11-Plus honours‎

Barbados Advocate - 11 Jun 2012
Wilkie Cumberbatch, St. Stephen's share top 11-Plus honours 6/12/2012. By Patricia Thangaraj Three students, Kai Alleyne of the Wilkie Cumberbatch Primary ...


Test failures win grammar school places in 11-plus farce‎

This is Kent - 7 Jun 2012
CHILDREN from Sevenoaks who passed their 11-plus are being pushed out of grammar school places by pupils who failed, the Chronicle can reveal.Parents ...


Never The Less:A testing time for students, parents‎

Barbados Advocate - 1 Jun 2012
In another week or so the results from the 11 plus exam will be back and anxious ... So that is why the 11 plus will always be a strain on children, because that is ...


Call for Guernsey 11 plus system review, from union rep‎

BBC News - 1 Jun 2012
A thorough review into the future of Guernsey's 11 plus system is needed, according to the local representative of a teaching union.


Guernsey 11 plus debate should wait: Education minister‎

BBC News - 31 May 2012
All the options need to be explored for Guernsey's 11 plus system before any debate begins on scrapping it, according to the Education minister.


BC'S B'DOS: 11-Plus 40 exam‎

Nation News - 27 May 2012
This morning, in sympathy with the little ones, I continue my attempt to pass the 11-Plus exam the children of Barbados just sat.


Chamber condemns plan to drop maths from 11-plus‎

Guernsey Press and Star (subscription) - 5 May 2012
A PROPOSAL to drop English and maths exams from the 11-plus is misguided, Chamber of Commerce president Julian Winser, pictured, has said.

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Schools and parents react to potential 11 plus change

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - 24 May 2012
When Martin Tett addressed the annual parish meeting in Chalfont St Peter on May 14, it was intended as a simple introduction to his role at Bucks County ...


Is this the end of grammar schools?‎

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - 18 May 2012
THE leader of Bucks County Council has warned the area could see the end of the 11-plus system as academies take over.


Who is willing to join Amy in taking the 11-plus exam?‎

This is Kent - 11 May 2012
AS EXAM fever grips schools across the country, the Courier has launched its own test for the people of West Kent and East Sussex.A media storm centred ...


Warning over unregulated 11-plus tests

U.TV - 10 May 2012
The Education Minister John O'Dowd is warning primary schools that they could face disciplinary sanctions if they're found preparing pupils for the unregulated ...


Guernsey public consulted on 11 plus exam system

BBC News - 3 May 2012
The Guernsey public is being asked for its views on the current method of deciding which secondary school children attend.


Earlier 11-plus tests for Birmingham grammar school places‎

The Birmingham Post - 4 May 2012
by Kat Keogh, Birmingham Post Thousands of primary school children face a new deadline in the race for a place at one of Birmingham's top grammar schools.


Kent 11-plus 'unfair advantage' for private pupils‎

BBC News - 27 Apr 2012
Kent County Council is to review its 11-plus test after figures