Bexley 11 Plus

The 11+ Exam in Bexley takes place in Sept 2015 for Year 6 students.

The exam is made up of two parts:

  1. Verbal Ability (English): 45 Min
  2. Non Verbal Ability (Maths and Non Verbal Reasoning) 45 Min

There will be two 45 minute tests; the papers will be divided into smaller individually timed sections. Each paper will consist of a mixture of questions from the four subjects. The questions will be multiple-choice based.



The English (otherwise known as Verbal Reasoning) is made up of the following topics:

  • Comprehension
  • Fill in the missing blanks (CLOZE tests)
  • Vocabulary (Opposites and Similar Meanings)

English paper makes up 50 % of the total exam mark


The Maths Exam is made up of numerical problems both short and long.

Maths paper makes up 25% of the total exam mark


The non verbal reasoning made up puzzles tests.

NVR paper makes up 25% of the total exam mark


Passing the Bexley 11+ allows you to apply to the following 4 schools

  • Bexley Grammar (Mixed)
  • Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar(Mixed)
  • Beths (Boys)
  • Townley Grammar (Girls)