What came up in the 2016 entry 8+ exams?


The 8+ is a traditional entry point for boys and is offered by a small selection of prep schools. The intake tends to be less than or equal to that at 7+. One notable exception to this rule is Sussex House, which only offers entry at 8+. Even if it not a conventional entry point for a specific school, children can sometimes gain entry at 8+ if an occasional place arises. For a selective school, your child will most likely be asked to sit age-appropriate 8+ papers in english and maths (and sometimes verbal and non verbal reasoning too). For those schools with 8+ as a standard entry point, all four disciplines will usually be tested.


This article covers information from this year’s 8+ exams and relates, among others, to the the following schools:

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7+ and 8+ Easter Revision Courses – 9th-10th April 2015


We are pleased to announce that we will be holding our 7+ and 8+ Easter Revision Courses on Thursday 9th and Friday 10th April at the Millbank Academy, Pimlico. (Erasmus Street, SW1P 4HR)


These courses are designed for those taking 7+ and 8+ exams in the following academic year (most likely Jan 2016).


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