Into Year 7

The online admissions system is provided for parents and carers who need to apply for a Year 7 place for the upcoming September. The Local Authority prefers parents to apply using the online application system but you can also make a phone application or contact them for a paper form.

Their number is 01522 782030. To apply online, log onto their website at
This is also the link for the appeals process if needed. The deadline for parents to submit their appeal is 27th March 2020.

11+ 2020 Entry

Please contact the school.

National offer day 2nd March 2020

Appeals deadline 30th March 2020 (noon)

Appeal hearings begin 27th April 2020

Appeal hearings end 19th June 2020

Provisional date for KGGS appeal hearings is the week beginning 11th May 2020

11+ 2021 Entry

11+ testing during lockdown

The arrangements for the 11+ test will be quite different this year due to the pandemic and we are working hard to implement the necessary measures in order to ensure everyone’s safety. If your daughter is due to sit the 11+ with us this September, please can you read the letters below.

The timetable of proceedings for a September 2021 entry is as follows:

7th January 2020

Information about 11+ arrangements sent to Primary Schools for distribution to parents of all Year 5 pupils.

31st March 2020

Registration forms returned to the Grammar Schools (either from parents or the primary schools).

3rd September 2020

Start of Autumn Term 2020.

9th September 2020

Primary Schools provide all LA documents to parents.

19th September 2020

First 11+ Test - Verbal Reasoning.

26th September 2020

Second 11+ Test - Non-Verbal Reasoning.

21st October 2020 (Posting Date)

Results posted to Parents.

24th October – 1 November 2020


31st October 2020

Closing date for Lincolnshire LA Applications.
(Out of Country Closing Dates)
Nottinghamshire LA
Leicestershire LA

17th December 2020

End of Term.

4th January 2021

Start of Spring Term 2021.

13th February – 21st February 2021


1st March 2021

Allocation of places by Local Authorities.

2nd March 2021 (Posting Date)

Follow up letter from Grammar Schools

11+ Practice Papers

The 11+ Verbal Reasoning test and Non-Verbal Reasoning test used by Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School are produced by GL Assessment. GL Assessment has made available samples of Verbal Reasoning and Non-Verbal Reasoning tests which parents may wish to look at with their daughter to aid familiarisation. These practice papers are free of charge and can be accessed via the following link:-

Please note that we do not use 11+ English or Maths tests so please ignore these sample papers.