11 Plus Schools

Dame Alice Owen’s School

Dame Alice Owen’s School Admissions Information for September 2021 Entry

Places 200 places in Year 7. 65 children are selected according to aptitude and ability and an additional 10 places are selected by Music Aptitude tests.
Open Day Thurs 16th July 2020 from 2pm – 5pm
Closing Dates CAF form: 31st October 2020
Test Registration: Thur 18th June 2020
(registration opens Thur 14th May 2020)
11+ Test Dates Tue 1st September 2020 – Part 1 (Verbal Reasoning)
Sat 26th September 2020 – Part 2 (English & Mathematics)
Wed 2nd September 2020 – Musical Aptitude Test first round
11+ Results By the end of October 2020
11+ Test Types Verbal Reasoning – This test takes approximately one hour to deliver and is provided by GL Assessment. There are normally four test sessions spread throughout the day.
English & Mathematics – English – A one hour comprehension paper which includes an extended writing piece – written internally
Mathematics – A one hour paper – written internally
Familiarisation Papers
Scores The results of the verbal reasoning test will be age standardised and candidates will be placed in rank order with ranked position 1 equating to the highest mark.
Children ranked below position 325 will be deemed by the Governors not to be eligible for consideration for admission to the school under the academic criterion so will not be invited to sit Part Two of the tests.
The results of the English and Mathematics papers will be age standardised and combined with the results from the verbal reasoning paper to produce a total combined mark.
Candidates will be ranked in the order of their total combined marks with ranked position 1 equating to the highest combined mark and places will be then be offered in rank order
Allocation March 2021
ADMISSIONS DAME ALICE OWEN
Recommended Practice Materials Verbal Reasoning
Mathematics
English

For more detailed information see the “admission policy 2021”: https://damealiceowens.herts.sch.uk/admissions/key-dates/

Allocation History

2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Places offered 200 200 200 227 211 200
Applications 821 808 789 912 867 1262
Special Needs 4 4 2 0 3 1
Children in care 9 6 7 3 2 1
Closest Distance 22 22 22 22 22 22
Sibling 76 82 82 119 109 98
Music places 10 10 10 10 10 10
Entrance Exam Places 65 65 65 65 65 65
Children of Staff 4 5 3 2 0 0
Closest to School 10 6 9 0 0 3
Furthest distance
(under distance rule)
660.05 metres 391.37 metres 632.88 metres 526.65 metres 567.65 Metres 714.49 metres
Islington offers 20 29 26 22 21 22

Page last updated 12th June 2019

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