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  • 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

  • Welcome to the SGS Sixth Form Virtual Open Event

    Our SGS Sixth Form Virtual Open Event is now live! Due to the current Government guidelines we are of course unable to host the Sixth Form Open Event in its traditional format, so in its place all of our A-level departments have filmed presentations to provide you with detailed information on their subjects.

    Tuesday 13th October 2020

  • Inspiring academic ambition across the full curriculum

    With a month of the academic year already behind us and the half-term break on the horizon, we are delighted with how well our pupils have settled back into life at SGS while following all the new Covid-safe routines.

    Friday 2nd October 2020

  • New Sixth Form facilities now open

    The doors to the new Sixth Form social and study spaces swung open to the delight of Upper and Lower Sixth students.

    Friday 2nd October 2020

  • GCSE geographers enjoy field trip

    Fourth Year Geography pupils headed to the peaceful surroundings of the Peak District on a field trip to collect data for their GCSE course.

    Friday 2nd October 2020

  • Catalogue showcases wonderful work of artists

    In response to the coronavirus pandemic cancelling the annual Art and Design Exhibition, the department wanted to ensure that the effort, determination, application and skill demonstrated by our GCSE and A-level students was recognised. They have done this by collating many of the fantastic pieces of artwork into an excellent catalogue.

    Tuesday 29th September 2020

  • Friendships forged on First Year trip

    First Year pupils enjoyed exploring the wonderful surroundings of Chatsworth House during their Induction trip.

    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

  • 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

  • GCSE Results 2020: 76% of grades at 9, 8 and 7

    Congratulations to our GCSE students on their exceptional academic achievement. Over 27% of the grades are at the top mark of 9, with 76% at 9, 8 and 7.

    Thursday 20th August 2020

  • A-Level Results 2020: 86% A*-B grades

    The School is delighted that Ofqual have now agreed to uphold the original teacher assessed grades for A-level results in 2020. This means that even more of our talented students will be able to move on to the university courses of their choice. The new results show 86% A*-B grades and are a testament to […]

    Wednesday 19th August 2020

  • New Sixth Form facilities near completion

    We are just weeks away from the construction of the new Sixth Form development being finished.

    Wednesday 12th August 2020

  • Creative performers inspired whilst learning at home

    The SGS Drama department kept pupils engaged and inspired whilst they were learning at home with a diverse range of exciting learning opportunities.

    Monday 10th August 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

  • Innovative pupils demonstrate excellent enterprising ability

    Pupils in First and Second Year took part in enterprising challenges that tested their creative, planning and presentation skills.

    Tuesday 28th 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