11+ Entrance Exams

Our team is highly skilled in the specific preparation of children sitting entrance examination for both Grammar and Private Schools. We are enormously proud of our outstanding results year on year, 100% have achieved their top three choice of schools.

VAKS continues to achieve a 100% success rate.

Performing well in exam conditions at any age requires professional support and tailored tuition. Our advanced programmes ensure that children are not only taught how to perform academically but are also equipped with the vital skills needed to cope psychologically during this experience.

At VAKS, we care tremendously about how this learning is facilitated. Together with parents, we endeavour to ensure that each pupil finds learning a positive experience. This will advance their Mathematical, English and Reasoning skills. These are the tools for learning that will be called upon long after the exam day.

Each programme focuses on the key exam preparation skills:

  • Understanding and interpretation of exam questions
  • Memorisation techniques
  • Mind mapping
  • Comprehension and textual analysis
  • Mock exam practice
  • Study skills and organisation
  • Interview technique
  • Time management

Exam Preparation

Selective exam preparation covers the following:

  • 11+ school specific entrance exam preparation
  • Common Entrance Tests
  • University aptitude tests and further education

Schools

We prepare children for a vast range of schools within Hertfordshire, London and Middlesex. Some of these include:

  • Aldenham School
  • Dame Alice Owen's School
  • Haberdashers’ Aske School
  • Haileybury College
  • Henrietta Barnett, London
  • Merchant Taylor School
  • Mill Hill School, London
  • Parmiter’s School
  • QE Boys
  • St Albans School
  • St Albans High School for Girls
  • St Columba’s College and Preparatory School
  • St Edmund's College and Preparatory School
  • St Michael’s Grammar School, London
  • Watford Boy's School
  • Watford Girls’ School

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