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Taking Stock

Taking Stock is the school’s termly magazine and it features news and photos from both the Senior and Junior Schools.

You can download the latest issue, or view old issues, by finding them in the list below.

Issue Features
Taking Stock Issue 85
Cover of Taking Stock Issue 85
  • A Dazzling Display Of Dance - Senior School pupils celebrate life of SGS and Stockport
  • ISFA National Cup Finalists - U15 boys football team embark on remarkable cup run
  • Egypt Day - Year 4 enjoy learning about the Ancient Egyptians
  • World Poetry Day - Junior School pupils celebrate World Poetry Day in style
5.97 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 84
Cover of Issue 84 of Taking Stock
  • We are Platinum - SGS receives Platinum Artsmark Award, the highest possible rating from Arts Council England
  • Amazing Exam Results - Students celebrate outstanding A-Level and GCSE results
  • Cambridge Choir Concert - Year 5 and 6 Choir enjoy fabulous four-day concert tour
  • Nursery Farm Visit – Pupils find out more about farm life and caring for animals
8.66 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 83
  • Wind in the Willows - More than 60 students take part in whimsical production
  • When in Rome - Classics pupils appreciate unparalleled atmosphere of Italian city
  • Lucy Burgess Art Workshop – Junior pupils welcome local artist for enjoyable workshop
  • Little Red Riding Hood Production - Year 6 pupils have a blast delivering amazing performances
2.11 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 82
Taking Stock Issue 82 cover
  • First Year Trip - Chatsworth House hosts action-packed residential
  • Autumn Concert - SGS community treated to exceptional evening of music
  • Electrical Circuits Light Up Imaginations – Juniors enjoy enlightening lessons
  • Dragon Training - Year Four hear talk by author Cressida Cowell
2.52 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 81
Cover from Issue 81 of Taking Stock
  • Outward Bound At Aberdovey - Second Years enjoy action-packed trip
  • Results Days 2022 – Students receive A-Level and GCSE results
  • Young Chefs Cook Up A Storm – Lola and Harry reach final
  • Junior School Charity Afternoon – Children raise £2k for two charities
2.56 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 80
Taking Stock - Issue 80 cover
  • Exciting Science Experiments - First Years learn about gases and pressure
  • Hollywood Comes To SGS - High-energy, movie-themed dance show impresses audiences
  • Celebrating Chinese New Year - Children bring in the Year of the Tiger
  • Fabulous Footballers - Junior School footballers do SGS proud
1.82 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 79
Taking Stock - Issue 79 cover
  • Audiences Transported To Narnia - ‘The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe’ production combines talents of more than 100 pupils
  • MUN Debate Returns - Strong SGS performances at Model United Nations Conference
  • Spectacular Junior Sports – Pupils thrilled to get back to enjoying, playing and competing
  • Helping Others - Junior School pupils raise £1,355 for Children in Need
1.33 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 78
Taking Stock, Issue 78 cover
  • Exciting Start To The Year - First Years enjoy residential trip
  • Outstanding Exam Results - A-Level and GCSE students excel
  • Musical Discovery - Juniors explore music opportunities on offer
  • Super Seasonal Learning - Nursery children engage in summer themed activities
1.29 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 77
Cover page of Issue 77 of Taking Stock
  • New Nursery Now Open – SGS's youngest pupils over the moon with new building
  • Literary Passion Shines – New literary magazine developed
  • Magnificent Musical Performances – Ensembles busy playing and rehearsing new pieces
  • SGS Sport 'Best In The North West' – School Sport Magazine rank SGS as top independent school in the North West for sport
1.15 MB, PDF
Taking Stock Issue 76
Taking Stock Issue 76
  • Virtual Christmas Celebrations – Traditional service goes online
  • New Sixth Form Building – Students make great use of new space
  • First Year Residential – Friendships forged during Induction trip
  • Children In Need – Juniors raise over £1k for national charity
1.39 MB, PDF