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Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Entrance Exam Information – Key Details


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Quinton House School is a co-educational independent school in Upton, Northampton. Owned and operated by the Cognita Group, it occupies a beautiful Grade I listed building. [1]


The curriculum in the Prep School is delivered in a way that challenges and stretches children in the subject areas where they demonstrate stronger ability while providing additional support in those areas they tend to struggle with. 


The school ensures that the transition into the Senior School is smooth and effortless, allowing pupils to have a lot of fun in the process. Hence, the programme of extracurricular activities is broad and varied, engaging children in exciting pursuits such as Quiz Club, Junior African Beaters, orchestra, taekwondo, chess and cookery. 


According to the most recent ISI reports for the school, pupils are courteous and outgoing, taking full advantage of the pastoral care which was characterised as ‘excellent’ by the inspectors. Benefitting from numerous opportunities to showcase their talents, children grow in confidence and access further education with a maximised capacity for learning and all-round growth. [2]


Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Exam Information


Address: Upton Hall, Northampton, NN5 4UX

County: Northamptonshire

Admissions info: or 01604 684828

School type: Independent, co-ed day school

7+ Exam date: February of Year 2


Open Events for Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Entry


To experience the warm atmosphere on campus and meet the Principal and other members of the staff, prospective families are strongly encouraged to visit the school. Open Mornings typically take place in the Spring and Autumn terms and spots for these can be booked though this page. Personal tours and individual visits in a normal working way can also be arranged. 


Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Admissions


In order for the school to consider your child for a place in Year 3, you should register them using an online form. A payment of a £75 registration fee is required. 


The school will then reach out to schedule a Taster Day for your child at a mutually convenient date. A copy from their latest current-school report will be requested.


Offers of places are sent out by post and the acceptance deposit to secure your child’s place is a total of £500. 


Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Scholarships and Bursaries


Scholarships and bursaries are only available to Senior School applicants. 


Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Exam Format


The Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) exam consists of the following assessments:


  • English
  • Mathematics


The English assessment examines comprehension and writing skills, including inference and grammar.


The Maths exam assesses your child’s problem-solving abilities and arithmetic skills, including their knowledge of times tables.


Please see below for further details and recommendations on how to prepare for the Quinton House School 7 Plus entrance examination.


How to Prepare for the Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Entrance Assessment 


One of the best ways to prepare your child for a 7+ entrance exam is to familiarise them with the types of questions and the format of the actual exam. You can achieve this with the use of our practice tests.


Consisting of thoroughly researched and up to date questions, our practice tests will help you identify the strong and weak areas in your child’s knowledge base, and thus remove unnecessary stress from the exam preparation process.


We highly recommend that students take our practice tests under timed conditions to get used to answering questions quickly and under time pressure.


The majority of our 7+ resources are accompanied by detailed step-by-step video tutorials for every question. These are available for free with all purchases. It’s like having a world-class tutor explain each question to your child at no extra cost!


Our practice tests are used successfully every year by tens of thousands of students targeting schools with a competitive entrance exam. They are age-appropriate, reflecting the demands of the actual exam.


Our recommendations to help your child prepare for the Quinton House School 7 Plus entrance exam can be found below.


Quinton House School 7 Plus (7+) Exam Practice Papers


If you are at the very beginning of your 7+ journey, you may wish to start with our range of 6+ resources. These cover the core skills your child needs to develop but at a slightly easier level.


Our 6+ range will help your child develop confidence and a strong foundation before they progress further with the 7+ material listed below.




We highly recommend the following practice papers to help your child prepare for the Quinton House School 7+ English exam. They cover everything your child needs to know about comprehension and writing:


Full Practice Tests


7+ English Pack 1

7+ English Pack 2

7+ English Pack 3

7+ English Pack 4

7+ English Pack 5


Comprehension Skills


7+ English: Comprehension Pack 1

7+ English: Reading Workbook

7+ English: Inference Skills

7+ English: Vocabulary and Grammar


Comprehension Guide


This guide covers all the key comprehension question types in a clear, step-by-step manner so that both you and your child know exactly what to expect on exam day.


The Complete Illustrated Guide to 7+ Comprehension


Writing Skills


7+ English: Writing

7+ English: Rewrite & Improve

7+ English: Punctuation

7+ English: Spelling

7+ English: Dictation


Writing Guide


Starting from the foundational basics, this guide works its way through all the key skills your child needs to develop to become an excellent writer within the framework of what’s expected at the 7+ level.


The Complete Illustrated Guide to 7+ Writing


If you’d like to have your child’s writing assessed and marked, you may be interested in our Writing Marking Service. Please click here to learn more.




The following 7+ packs will help your child develop the key skills needed to do well in the mathematics section of the Quinton House School entrance exam:


Full Practice Tests


7+ Mathematics Pack 1

7+ Mathematics Pack 2

7+ Mathematics Pack 3

7+ Mathematics Pack 4

7+ Mathematics Pack 5


Targeted Skill Development


Each of the following skill practice 7+ mathematics packs focuses on just one specific topic, covering all the possible variations your child may face on exam day:


7+ Mathematics: Mental Arithmetic

7+ Mathematics: Problem Solving

7+ Mathematics: Addition & Subtraction

7+ Mathematics: Multiplication & Division

7+ Mathematics: Geometry

7+ Mathematics: Number & Place Value

7+ Mathematics: Measurement

7+ Mathematics: Fractions

7+ Mathematics: Statistics


Mathematics Guide


This guide covers the full 7+ maths syllabus step-by-step, teaching your child everything they need to know in a fun and interactive manner.


The Complete Illustrated Guide to 7+ Mathematics




The following pack is ideal for developing listening skills ahead of the Quinton House School 7+ entrance exam, helping your child learn how to follow instructions carefully:


7+ Listening Pack 1



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Our practice tests aim to show the sorts of questions that have been included in Quinton House School 7+ past papers. The information provided about Quinton House School was believed to be correct at the time of publishing. However, please be aware of future changes. We advise you to contact the school directly if you are unsure of anything. School contact details are provided within the post.


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