On-site and online intensive 11-plus courses taking place this summer – updated

Many 11-plus courses this summer have been moved online but increasingly some on-site classes are being offered. Here is a list of what is available.

Compiled in partnership with Sabah Hadi, founder of 11 plus Journey Facebook group and 11 plus Journey blog.

Susan Daughtrey Education is one of the few centres offering on-site 11-plus revision courses this summer. The courses are taking place in a variety of locations. These are classroom-based lessons in very small groups, with special Covid-19 safety measures in place. The cost of a course is £650.

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There are a few spaces left the week commencing 10 August in Chalfont St. Peter for the Bucks-format summer course (the other weeks are now full).

There are also some places available on both weeks on offer in Slough.

The centre is now proceeding with a comprehensive schedule of 11-plus mock exams this summer. These exams take place at three ‘core’ Covid-19 secure 11+ Mock Exam ‘hubs’ in Beaconsfield, Langley and Harrow.  Full details can be found here.

EasyA which provides 11-plus maths tuition from Oxbridge graduates via an App is offering on-demand intensive 1:1 maths revision lessons. Lessons have already started and will be continuing throughout the summer. Pricing starts at just £10 per month, with lessons billed at 50p per minute. 

EPlusT is offering online and physical mock tests and 11-plus revision courses at Geddes Church Hall, Bexleyheath.

Heckmondwike Tutors in West Yorkshire has taken on extra teachers to cater for year 5 summer coaching. They have 13 full day sessions left covering all three CEM subjects – interactive on zoom – resources sent prior to the session. Offering a free trial session.

11+ Teacher in Chelmsford is offering online summer courses. There are few seats left on the courses which cost £300.

The Progress Hub in Trafford is running summer school sessions for Year 5 children taking Trafford CEM and GL grammar school exams. The 3-hour sessions consists of : Practice papers, exam technique, focus on speed improvement for maths, focus on nets, revision sessions of the four main areas tested – maths, English, non-verbal reasoning and verbal reasoning. Run by qualified and experienced teachers.

Champs Learning in Hounslow is running an 11-plus summer camp which at the moment is on Zoom. The summer camp is a complete package for those students also who have not started their preparation yet along with mock tests and feedback. One batch is fully booked. Booking for second class is on. 

Pillai Tutors courses for students sitting the 11-plus this year are sold out but there are spaces on Zoom courses for year 3 going to year 4 and year 4 going to year 5.

Monday 11 to 12 Numeracy club. Wednesday 11 to 12 Reading, vocabulary and writing club. Friday 11 to 12 Science club. Please complete this form.

Year 4 going into Year 5: 1 hour each and £10 per session. Maths 1 & 2 will not be the same and will not be continuation of each other. The sessions will summarise and capture core learning from year 5 curriculum (covered in year 4). There will not be any homework.

Monday 2pm-3pm Maths; Wednesday 2pm-3pm Reading and Vocabulary; Thursday 2pm-3pm Creative Writing; Friday 2pm-3pm Maths. Please complete this form.

Deadline for registration is Wednesday, 29th July.

Linky Thinks summer courses are booked up but places in three online master classes are still available. Master Classes: Persuade and Discuss – Academic Writing Skills, Master Classes: Mock-Mock Exam for Creative Writing and Master Classes: Poetry Comprehension – Appreciation, Understanding and Analysis cost £44.99 each and last for two and a half hours.

Teach It Right is offering GL and CEM summer revision camps which are on sale at £260. The centre also offers short summer courses for children in year 4.

11 Plus London – Old Gloucester Street, London

Running online courses in various 11-plus subjects.

Five-day intensive summer course, for example, costs £580.

Education Boutique

Offering live summer courses online.

A 6-week creative writing, vocabulary and comprehension course costs £120

The Tutoress

Online summer course from 10-28 August (Cost £1,500)

Fraser Stevens Learning offers summer courses for the various exam boards for a subscription of £18.95 a month.

Marie Redmond Tuition – Beaconsfield

Using Zoom to deliver summer courses this year. Courses for year 4 start at £140.

OxBridge Tuition Centre – New Malden, Surrey

Offering intensive summer courses streamed online. The subjects offered are English literacy, essay writing, maths, and problem solving. An extended 11-plus course is £248 per subject for 2 weeks (with 20% discount for 4 subjects). Also each student will get a booklet that comes with every lesson (mailed to them) that they will get to keep afterwards.

The Eleven Plus Tutors in Essex is offering a number of summer courses for various prices.

AE Tuition – Feltham Middlesex

Online summer courses are available in the following subjects:

Verbal Reasoning (includes Verbal Ability) and Non-verbal Reasoning – 10 day course

Essential Maths – 13 day course

Advanced Maths – 10 day course

English (Creative Writing and Comprehension) – 13 day course

11 Plus Coaching based in Gloucestershire is offering 3-day revision courses in August.

11-plus mocks taking place this summer

How to hold a mock 11-plus exam at home

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