Queen Elizabeth's Grammar Alford - A Selective Academy
- Queen Elizabeth's Grammar Alford - A Selective Academy
- Head: Miss Angela Francis Mba Bed Hons
- T 01507 462403
- F 01507 462125
- E [email protected]
- W www.qegs.co.uk
- A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 18.
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Lincolnshire
- Pupils: 546
- Religion: None
- Latest Overall effectiveness Outstanding 1
- 16-19 study programmes Outstanding 1
- Outcomes for children and learners Outstanding 1
- Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 1
- Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 1
- 1 Full inspection 13th March 2007
- Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
What the school says...
Queen Elizabeth's Grammar, Alford is a selective academy. The entrance examinations at age 11 comprise of two Verbal Reasoning (VR) tests. At age 16 a minimum of 6 Cs at GCSEs (including at least 3 Bs) are required.
Converted to an academy 2011.
What the parents say...
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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Boys taking Mathematics at an English Grammar School (GCSE)
- Best performance by Girls taking Mathematics at an English Grammar School (GCSE)
2016 Good Schools Guide Awards
- Best performance by Girls taking Geography at an English Grammar School (GCSE Full Course)
State grammar school
Overall school performance (for comparison or review only)
Results by exam and subject
Interpreting catchment maps
The maps show in colour where the pupils at a school came from*. Red = most pupils to Blue = fewest.
Where the map is not coloured we have no record in the previous three years of any pupils being admitted from that location based on the options chosen.
For help and explanation of our catchment maps see: Catchment maps explained
If there are more applicants to a school than it has places for, who gets in is determined by which applicants best fulfil the admissions criteria.
Admissions criteria are often complicated, and may change from year to year. The best source of information is usually the relevant local authority website, but once you have set your sights on a school it is a good idea to ask them how they see things panning out for the year that you are interested in.
Many schools admit children based on distance from the school or a fixed catchment area. For such schools, the cut-off distance will vary from year to year, especially if the school give priority to siblings, and the pattern will be of a central core with outliers (who will mostly be siblings). Schools that admit on the basis of academic or religious selection will have a much more scattered pattern.
*The coloured areas outlined in black are Census Output Areas. These are made up of a group of neighbouring postcodes, which accounts for their odd shapes. These provide an indication, but not a precise map, of the school’s catchment: always refer to local authority and school websites for precise information.
The 'hotter' the colour the more children have been admitted.
Children get into the school from here:
sometimes, but not in this year
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