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Senior School News


  • Senior School Open Morning 2018: Saturday 17th November

    Find out for yourself how we inspire our pupils with a spirit of enquiry, an appetite for challenge and a sense of belonging by attending our Senior School Open Morning.

    Tuesday 6th November 2018

  • SGS Historian secures back-to-back national awards

    The third edition of the ‘SGS Historian’, a magazine created by Lower Sixth pupils in the History department, has picked up a Young Historian Award for the second year running.

    Friday 26th October 2018

  • First Year Musicians perfoming

    Expert musical tuition rings true

    First Year pupils got the chance to demonstrate newly acquired instrumental skills as part of our school wide programme to provide every child with the opportunity to learn an instrument. 

    Friday 26th October 2018

  • London visit fuels artistry and design innovation

    Sixth Form students studying Art and Design Technology enjoyed a day visit to London to gather valuable source material and research for their practical work.

    Saturday 20th October 2018

  • Author Matt Dickinson

    Everest author sets creative challenge

    Everest summiteer Matt Dickinson took the First and Third Years on a captivating creative journey during his talks this week. 

    Friday 19th October 2018

  • Careers Convention 2018

    Careers Convention

    The biennial Careers Convention brought together over 65 representatives from a wide range of professions, industries and universities to offer advice and information to pupils and their parents concerning possible choices of career and Higher Education courses.

    Thursday 11th October 2018

  • Girls and boys calculate the right formula for success in Maths

    Earlier this year our pupils celebrated a prestigious code-breaking double, winning both the Alan Turing Cryptography Competition and the National Cipher Challenge – Senior Deputy Head Mrs Donna Harris was asked to write an article for respected education magazine Conference and Common Room about the Maths teaching which led to this success.

    Saturday 6th October 2018

  • Sixth Form Open Evening: Tuesday 16th October

    If you want exceptional teaching, guidance and support throughout your Sixth Form years then Stockport Grammar School is the perfect place for you to study. Come and visit us on Tuesday 16th October to find out more.

    Saturday 6th October 2018

  • German Exchange students experience life in UK

    Our linguists were delighted to welcome pupils from our German exchange school, Städtisches Gymnasium, to the region as they spent an action-packed week visiting sites in the North West and experiencing life as a student in an English school.

    Thursday 4th October 2018

  • Friendships forged on First Year residential

    First Year pupils enjoyed getting to know their classmates and making new friends on their residential trip to Ilam Hall in Derbyshire.

    Wednesday 26th September 2018

  • Insightful and fascinating Shaa Lecture

    Sixth Form pupils welcomed inspirational speaker Emma Cole into the school for the second Shaa lecture.

    Tuesday 25th September 2018

  • Art Exhibition 2018

    Spectacular Art and Design work on show at annual exhibition

    Parents, staff and pupils were joined by an impressed crowd of visitors from across the country at the annual Art, Design and Technology Exhibition.

    Friday 14th September 2018

  • Pre-Reception, Junior School and Senior School Open Morning 2018

    Come and visit us on Saturday 22nd 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.

    Thursday 13th September 2018

  • Fantastic French Alps challenge for kayakers

    During the summer break a number of Senior School pupils travelled to the French Alps to take part in a kayak trip.

    Thursday 6th September 2018

  • A-Level Results: Celebrations for the Class of 2018

    Our Upper Sixth were celebrating success this morning as they collected their A-Level results, with over 53% of all grades awarded at A* and A and 80% of results awarded at A* to B. 22% of all grades were awarded at A*.

    Saturday 25th August 2018

  • Action-packed adventure in Wales

    Seventy two Second Year pupils enjoyed a sun-filled, action-packed week of exhilarating activities in Wales.

    Friday 24th August 2018

  • Congratulations to our GCSE students

    Our GCSE students were enjoying their achievements this morning, with a set of outstanding results. 58% of grades were awarded at A* to A and 58% at 9, 8 and 7. Thirty pupils achieved nine or more of these top grades.

    Thursday 23rd August 2018

  • Kate Richardson-Walsh At Speech Day

    Olympic Gold and poetry inspire Speech Day celebrations

    Prize giving celebrations brought the school year to a close, with former England Hockey Captain and Olympic Gold Medallist Kate Richardson-Walsh OBE returning to her home town of Stockport as the guest speaker for the Senior School and poet Matt Goodfellow presenting the Junior School awards.

    Thursday 26th July 2018

  • Geographers explore the Azores

    Stockport Grammar School’s geography department turned up the heat this summer with an exciting trip to the Azores Islands in the Atlantic Ocean, 1500 miles west of Portugal.

    Wednesday 11th July 2018

  • Sustainable Science Competition 2018

    Stockport Grammar School organised its first Sustainable Science Competition this July, challenging 52 Year 10 pupils from 8 local high schools.

    Wednesday 4th July 2018