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School News Archive

A list of news stories from before the start of the 2019-2020 academic year.

  • Speech Day rewards pupils’ excellence

    Pupils, parents and staff packed out the historic Stockport Plaza for this year’s Speech Day where professional climber and adventurer Ben Heason delivered an inspiring address.

    Friday 30th August 2019

  • Junior Prize Giving is extra-special with a ‘Bob the Builder’ visitor

    The BAFTA winning designer of Bob the Builder, author and illustrator Curtis Jobling, was the guest of honour as the Junior School celebrated a year of wonderful achievements during their Prize Giving evening.

    Wednesday 28th August 2019

  • Celebrating exceptional GCSE success with 21% at Grade 9

    Our GCSE students have spent the morning celebrating their amazing results, with 21% of grades awarded at the very highest mark of 9; 60% of grades are at 9, 8 and 7 or A* and A. Forty-three pupils have achieved 9 or more of these top grades.

    Thursday 22nd August 2019

  • Outstanding A-Level Results with a 100% pass rate

    Our Upper Sixth enjoyed a morning of exceptional success as they celebrated their A-Level results, with 78% of all grades awarded at A* to B and a 100% pass rate. Their fantastic results will see them heading for courses at the country’s most competitive institutions. All of the students with Oxbridge offers attained the grades […]

    Thursday 15th August 2019

  • Masterful performances from Junior School musicians

    Junior School pupils demonstrated their fantastic musical ability as they impressed audiences with an exciting series of shows and competitions.

    Monday 12th August 2019

  • Three hundred pupils celebrate Duke of Edinburgh Award success

    The annual Duke of Edinburgh Award Presentation Evening celebrated the hard work of more than 320 pupils who took part at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels this year.

    Thursday 8th August 2019

  • NASA trip is out of this world

    Excited Fifth Year and Sixth Form Physics enthusiasts headed across the Atlantic Ocean for an out of this world trip as they visited NASA and experienced life as an astronaut.

    Monday 5th August 2019

  • Innovative pupils excel in National Enterprise Challenge

    A team of four business savvy Second Years have been named the fourth best team in the country at the Ryman National Enterprise Challenge.

    Thursday 1st August 2019

  • Sporting stars display athletic prowess

    Pupils in both the Junior and Senior Schools demonstrated their impressive sporting ability during the annual Sports Day and Inter-House Athletics events.

    Monday 29th July 2019

  • Pre-Reception, Junior School and Senior School Open Morning 2019

    Come and visit us on Saturday 21st September to see how we inspire our pupils with an enthusiasm for learning, a curiosity about the world and the resilience to pursue their goals.

    Sunday 28th July 2019

  • Fatimah tastes MasterChef 2019 success

    Fourth Year pupil Fatimah-Zahra Hassan was delighted to be chosen as the winner of the 2019 MasterChef competition after impressing judges from Almond Family Pubs.

    Monday 22nd July 2019

  • SGS Historian: award-winning magazine reaches fourth edition

    The fourth edition of the ‘SGS Historian’, a magazine created by Lower Sixth pupils in the History department, is now available to read online and in print.

    Monday 15th July 2019

  • Junior School newsletter published – 5th July 2019

    Every fortnight we produce a newsletter detailing all of the great things going on in the Junior School and Pre-Reception.

    Friday 5th July 2019

  • Eco-conscious pupils lead the way

    Junior School pupils demonstrated their desire to care for the environment by forming an Eco Committee and spreading their eco-friendly messages during Clean Air Day.

    Friday 5th July 2019

  • First Years experience French culture in the summer sun

    First Year French linguists enjoyed a trip to France where they had the opportunity to speak the language and experience the local culture.

    Thursday 4th July 2019

  • CERN trip brings Physics to life

    CERN and the Palais des Nations impressed inquisitive physicists during an enlightening trip to Geneva, Switzerland.

    Wednesday 3rd July 2019

  • Outstanding quality shines during Music Festival 2019

    Gifted musicians from the Senior School impressed audiences during this year’s Music Festival with beautifully sounding pieces delivered with great personality.

    Monday 1st July 2019

  • Record round for Bursary Golf Day

    Twenty three teams of keen golfers braved the rain to take to the course on Thursday 13th June at Stockport Golf Club for the annual Stockport Grammar School Bursary Golf Day in association with Brewin Dolphin.

    Thursday 27th June 2019

  • Year Five pupils enjoy Maths Challenge

    232 mathematicians from 35 primary schools across Greater Manchester gathered at Stockport Grammar School on the 19th and 20th June for the annual Maths Challenges for Year Five children.

    Tuesday 25th June 2019

  • Year Three Lake District residential a resounding success

    41 Year Three pupils had an amazing time in Grasmere during their first residential trip.

    Friday 21st June 2019