Pupils who do not reach the necessary cut-off mark for entry into year 7 may start their secondary education elsewhere, then if wished, apply to transfer into a selective grammar school for entry into year 8 or later. After the marks have been standardised to take into account your child's age, your child's verbal reasoning and non-verbal reasoning scores are added together to give a total score which is used to determine whether they have reached the cut-off mark. If you live 'in area' and attend an in area primary school, you will receive a registration letter early in the summer term. With 79 per cent of grades awarded at A*/B, and more than half of all grades at A*/A, most students have secured their first or second choice of university on a diverse range of courses, from aeronautical engineering to fashion, medicine and philosophy. Although the college is pleased with the overall headline figures, it said they do not fully reflect the improvements that have been made this year and are below what was expected had the exams taken place as normal. Amongst the hundreds of York College students excited to embark onto the next stage of their educational journey/careers, are: Harry Walker who is progressing to the University of Surrey to study Veterinary Science, having achieved Biology (A*), Maths (A*), Chemistry (A). A non-selective school for boys and girls in a selective area. You can find advice about preferencing here, find information about the different types of schools here. HG4 2DG, Telephone: 01765 602647 Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. The deadline has now passed and you can no longer apply to sit the bulk tests in September. Rachel Kane, formerly of Selby High, achieved three A* grades in Maths, Further Maths and Physics and an A grade in Chemistry. My History tutor, Alan Brown, stands out for me as somebody I’d really like to thank.". The vast majority of students is White British and there are very few students who are known to be eligible for free school meals, compared to national figures. For testing for entry into any other year group please contact us. Children with a sibling currently attending the school. Former Brayton High School student Thomas Grant, also secured three A* grades in Maths, Further Maths and Physics. We do not recommend that a pupil transfers schools beyond year 10 due to potential differences in the exam boards and the curriculum. The offer of a boarding place cannot be converted into a day place, or the other way round. Ripon Grammar School is a co-educational, boarding and day, selective grammar school in Ripon, North Yorkshire, England.It is one of the best-performing schools in the North of England; in 2011, 91% of pupils gained the equivalent of 5 or more GCSEs at grade C or above, including English and Maths; the figure has been over 84% consistently since at least 2006. Ripon Grammar School; Ripon Grammar School. local authority policies on oversubscription, which you can consult here. Pictures show 170 bombs found hidden on Yorkshire beach overnight; Ripon. He added: "This has been a difficult time for our young people. This is judged through the 'suitability for boarding' form. If your child cannot take the test on the arranged day but you have notified us in writing, they will not be penalised but it will delay your child's results being provided to you. "Everyone has been so helpful and supportive, and there was always someone to go to if I ever had a problem or needed extra help. Testing arrangements for pupils in the current year 7 and above are arranged by staff in each of the selective schools. Matt Phillips is taking a gap year and wants to study computer science at university next year. On our Free 11 Plus Papers page, you will find a wide range of resources to download and use for your child’s preparation. The college is continuing to monitor closely the national reaction in order to try to secure higher grades for the small minority who they feel have been adversely affected. If you are applying for a place at Ripon Grammar School you can find out more about changing schools, and apply online here. We do not expect any of our schools to carry out more than one VR or NVR test for each child each year. GL Assessment have produced familiarisation booklets which include examples to indicate the range of skills required to complete the assessment and the manner in which questions are answered. How you revise for the Ripon Grammar School 11+ exam is just as important how much you revise. Children in Skipton and Ripon … Activity, reports and ratings. When assessing how suitable your child is for boarding, we must consider the following conditions: a) whether your child presents a serious health and safety hazard to other boarders; b) whether your child is developmentally suited to a boarding place. Failure to notify us and provide the required evidence by midnight on that date will result in the tests taking place in April 2021. You can see the current fees here. The determining factor is your child’s principal place of residence. Eight students achieved a clean sweep of A*s with top performers Phoebe Hall and Tabitha Milton awarded four A*s in addition to an A* in their extended project qualifications, worth half an A-level.