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Junior School News


  • Co-curricular clubs inspire

    Stockport Grammar School has an active and comprehensive co-curricular programme for both Senior and Junior School pupils and the range of activities we provide means that whether a child is sporty, musical, dramatic, thoughtful, competitive, curious, caring or creative, there is something to inspire.

    Thursday 15th October 2020

  • Harvest and digital painting – Junior Newsletter

    The second issue of the new-look Junior School and Pre-Reception newsletter of the 2020-2021 academic year is now live.

    Friday 2nd October 2020

  • Settling in and new House Captains – Junior Newsletter

    The first edition of the Junior School and Pre-Reception newsletter of the 2020-2021 academic year has seen a new look introduced.

    Friday 18th September 2020

  • Pupils relish return of the sporting season

    Active pupils at Stockport Grammar have loved pulling on their kit and getting back out on to the courts and pitches during co-curricular sports clubs and Games lessons.

    Tuesday 15th September 2020

  • First days In Pre-Reception

    We were delighted to welcome the new Pre-Reception boys and girls to Stockport Grammar as they took the first steps on their learning journey.

    Thursday 10th September 2020

  • Year Six pupils inspired by positions of responsibility

    The Junior School is committed to developing skills of citizenship, personal responsibility and care for one another within its pupils and every Year Six child is given the chance to apply to become a Prefect.

    Tuesday 8th September 2020

  • Welcome to the Autumn Term!

    This week we were delighted to welcome back all of our pupils for the start of the 2020/2021 academic year. The Senior School First Years, Fifth Year and Upper Sixth arrived first, starting their studies on Wednesday, a day before the official start of term.

    Friday 4th September 2020

  • SGS community unites for sports challenges

    Old Stopfordians, pupils, staff members and figures from the sporting world set some entertaining and energetic tasks for the Physical Education and Sport department’s Sports Fitness Challenges.

    Monday 3rd August 2020

  • New Sixth Form and Pre-Reception buildings

    SGS is committed to creating and developing the perfect environment for our pupils to enjoy learning.

    Thursday 30th July 2020

  • Latest Taking Stock issue now live

    Issue 75 of Taking Stock, the school’s termly magazine, is now available to download and read from the Magazines and Publications section of the school website.

    Friday 24th July 2020

  • Pupils get active for online Sports Day

    In place of the usual Senior School Inter-House Athletics events and the Junior School Sports Day, the Physical Education and Sport department held an online Sports Day.

    Tuesday 21st July 2020

  • Virtual assemblies reward pupils’ academic ambition

    The excellent work, grit and enthusiasm of pupils in both the Senior and Junior Schools was recognised with virtual Awards Assemblies at the end of the academic year.

    Friday 17th July 2020

  • Eco-Schools book raises funds for Chester Zoo

    The Junior and Senior School Eco-Committees came up with the imaginative idea of raising funds for Chester Zoo by creating a book filled with pictures, poems and experiences of the attraction.

    Tuesday 14th July 2020

  • Virtual residential and online Sports Day – Junior Newsletter

    The final edition of the Junior School and Pre-Reception newsletter of the academic year is crammed with updates on what our pupils have been up to over the past few weeks.

    Wednesday 8th July 2020

  • Musicians impress with virtual performances

    Stockport Grammar School provides exceptional musical opportunities for every child and this has continued whilst pupils have been learning at home.

    Friday 26th June 2020

  • From bee houses to creative crafts – Junior Newsletter

    The penultimate edition of our newsletter is packed full of all of the great things that are going on in the Junior School and Pre-Reception.

    Tuesday 23rd June 2020

  • Join us for a Virtual Visit

    We are pleased to invite you to join us for a Virtual Visit to our Junior or Senior Schools. You will be able to explore how SGS ignites an enthusiasm for learning and discuss your child’s education with a senior member of staff.

    Wednesday 17th June 2020

  • Welcome to new Junior Head from September – Mr Matthew Copping

    We are delighted that Mr Matthew Copping will be joining Stockport Grammar Junior School as Headmaster in September 2020. Matthew is currently Headteacher of Brooklands Primary School in Sale and is married with two children.

    Monday 8th June 2020

  • From amazing artwork to enthralling learning opportunities – Junior Newsletter

    As we continue the Summer term, we have produced a jam-packed edition of our newsletter detailing all of the great things going on in the Junior School and Pre-Reception.

    Friday 5th June 2020

  • School Closure – Continuing pupils’ learning

    Following government guidelines, the school closed from the end of the day on Friday 20th March. In line with the guidelines a small number of pupils whose parents are key workers are being cared for in school.

    Thursday 7th May 2020