Grammar schools are more academic, and pupils are selected by means of examination called the 11+.
There are no state grammar schools in Wales and Scotland.
There were over 1200 grammar schools maintained by local authorities before 1960s, but most were closed or converted to comprehensive schools, or independent schools in 60s-70s.
There are around 163 state funded grammar schools in England. However, there are no remaining state grammar schools in North East England.
Not all Counties has state grammar schools e.g. Surrey.
Please beware not all selective grammar schools have ‘grammar’ in their name.
Many schools with grammar in their name are actually independent schools (e.g. Royal Grammar School, Guildford - £6345 per term)
文法學校更具學術性，通過考試選擇學生(入學試稱為11+ ) 類似香港Band 1 學校。
並非每個地區都設有文法公立學校, 例如: Surrey 蕯里郡。
許多以文法(Grammar) 命名的學校實際上是私立學校 (例如，Royal Grammar School, Guildford - £6345 每學期)。
Finding a state grammar school ~如何搵文法中學
Grammar areas are shown filled in red
Ranking of grammar schools can be found in this link below:
Most Grammars are in:
東南英格蘭 (South East England): Kent, Medway, Buckinghamshire, Reading, Slough etc.
倫敦地區 (Greater London): Sutton, Bexley, Barnet etc.
東米德蘭 (East Midlands): Lincolnshire etc
西米德蘭 (West Midlands): Birmingham, Warwickshire, etc.