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Selective state schools London

Selective state schools in London

State-funded grammar schools are top of the class when it comes to exam results and providing a bright future for your child – and it’s all fee free. To gain a place at one of these sought-after schools your child must demonstrate their academic prowess by passing the 11-plus exam.

This selective entry process places the highest performing students (aged 11-16) from any background in the same classroom, allowing teachers to deliver lessons more effectively than those within the comprehensive system.

There are 19 selective state schools in London, also called grammar schools:

Finding a good state school in London

With so many fantastic state schools in London, it can be difficult to know how to focus your search.  Try reading our free articles: The 5 steps to finding a state school in London and The top state schools in London for some great tips

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