Gl Assessment Tests: Grammar Schools’ intake and grade details
What score does my child need in the GL Assessment Test ?
The GL scores in the Nov/Dec 2016 tests for entry into year 8 in September 2017 are given in the table below and this table will give you an indication of what GL Assessment score might be needed for Year 8 entry in September 2018. The required score can vary each year depending on factors such as how many children sit the GL Assessment, average scores across the cohort and demand for places in each school.
Below is a comprehensive table of results for the GL Transfer Test taken in the Autumn term of 2016.
It shows the grades or scores needed to get into each grammar schools using the GL Transfer Test result. Some schools accept both the AQE and the GL Assessment.
The schools are in order using the lowest score that was used to offer a place at each grammar school.
The table contains the name of the school, what town the school it is in, the highest and lowest result that each school accepted for entry in September 2017.
It also includes how many first preference choices it received, total applications and how many spaces the school has in year 8 - the Approved Enrolment.
This table gives an indication of what score might be needed in future years to obtain a place in your chosen Grammar School but it is only guidance.
GL Assessment Test Details for September 2017
|Our Lady & St Patrick's College||Belfast||GL||212||205||180||A||A|
|Rathmore Grammar School||Belfast||GL||226||217||180||A||A|
|Sacred Heart Grammar||Newry||GL||191||181||120||A||A|
|Aquinas Grammar School||Belfast||GL||133||117||110||A||A|
|St Joseph's Grammar||Donaghmore||GL||122||104||70||A||A|
|St Colman's College||Newry||GL||192||172||125||A||A|
|St Dominic's High School||Belfast||GL||213||200||141||A||B1|
|Our Lady's Grammar School||Newry||GL||151||125||120||A||B1|
|St Mary's Grammar School||Magherafelt||GL||183||173||153||A||B2|
|The Abbey Christian Brothers' Grammar||Newry||GL||168||142||125||A||B1|
|Assumption Grammar School||Ballynahinch||GL||173||156||120||A||B2|
|St Louis Grammar||Kilkeel||GL||122||101||80||A||C1|
|St Malachy's College||Belfast||GL||161||149||150||A||C1|
|Mount Lourdes Grammar||Enniskillen||GL||102||102||96||A||C2|
|St Michael's College||Enniskillen||GL||102||98||100||A||D|
|Christian Brothers' School||Omagh||GL||151||149||135||A||D|
|St Mary's Christian Brothers' Grammar||Belfast||GL||201||183||175||A||D|
|St Columb's College||Derry||GL||242||219||220||A||D|
|Rainey Endowed||Magherafelt||GL Scores Only||170||140||100||282||226|
|Loreto Grammar||Omagh||GL Scores Only||150||145||125||282||221|
|St Louis Grammar||Ballymena||GL Scores Only||199||191||139||279||230|
|Lumen Christi College||Derry||GL Scores Only||185||183||120||278||244|
|St Patrick's Academy||Dungannon||GL Scores Only||298||269||189||274||229|
|Lagan College||Belfast||AQE/GL||408||324||200||AQE 121 GL 98||AQE 94 GL 33|
|Hunterhouse College||Belfast||AQE/GL||180||73||100||AQE 122, GL 87||AQE 88 GL 20|
|Slemish Integrated College||Ballymena||AQE/GL||202||170||120||AQE 113 GL 80||AQE 94-98 GL 30-39|
|Antrim Grammar||Antrim||AQE/GL||165||141||105||Band 1||Band 3|
|Victoria College||Belfast||AQE/GL||180||100||130||AQE 124 GL A||Band V|
|St Patrick's Grammar School||Downpatrick||AQE/GL||118||112||96||Band 1||Band 4|
|Wellington College||Belfast||AQE/GL||233||105||110||Band 1||Band 4|
** This information is provided for guidance only and while the content is, to the best of our knowledge, accurate we cannot be held in any way responsible for any errors or omissions that it may contain. Please contact your examining board or chosen grammar school for all admission and registration details for the Transfer Test. **