Senior Headmaster's Blog

Dr Paul Owen's Academic Blog

Choosing a University

Dr Stone with pupil

The university application round is in full swing; at Stockport Grammar School many of our Upper Sixth students have now made an application with most of the rest to be completed over the next few weeks.

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The Fruitful Five

Senior School Headmaster - Dr Paul Owen

Character education is a crucial component of a good education. A large research study of good repute looked for the character traits that correlate most highly with success in life; success in its broadest sense in terms of relationships, well-being and achievements as well as the easily measured financial aspects. The study identified the top twenty-four traits. Twenty-four is too many to remember for most people, however, so at SGS we have looked at the top few and summarised them into five headings:

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