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Sixth Form News


  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Inspiring Teaching – in school and at home

    Over the last few weeks we have been delighted to welcome our Pre-Reception, Reception, Year 1, Year 5 and Year 6 pupils back to school. Our Senior School Fourth Years and Lower Sixth are now also enjoying sessions in school to supplement the programme of remote learning that continues for other year groups. SGS teachers […]

    Wednesday 24th June 2020

  • SGS Historian – Issue Five now live

    The fifth edition of the ‘SGS Historian’, a magazine created by Lower Sixth pupils in the History department, is now available to read online and in print.

    Tuesday 16th June 2020

  • Virtual Higher Education Conference

    On the afternoon of Wednesday 20th May, Lower Sixth pupils had the opportunity to begin to move their preparations for life beyond school on to the next stage with their participation in a virtual Higher Education Conference.

    Thursday 21st May 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

  • Chicago: Postponed to September

    We regret to inform you that the school is postponing the performances of the musical Chicago scheduled for Wednesday 18th, Thursday 19th, Friday 20th and Saturday 21st March. The company that holds the performing rights to the show have agreed to allow us to postpone the performances until September. We look forward to enjoying the […]

    Monday 16th March 2020

  • Can you support the Stockport Grammar School Bursary Golf Day?

    Stockport Grammar School will be holding its annual Bursary Golf Day in association with Brewin Dolphin on Thursday 18th June 2020 at Stockport Golf Club, one of Cheshire’s premier golf venues.

    Tuesday 10th March 2020

  • University offers celebrated by Upper Sixth students

    Congratulations to our Upper Sixth students as they continue to receive offers from prestigious institutions across the country.

    Monday 2nd March 2020

  • Japanese adventure follows Travel Award win

    Lower Sixth student Ben Finlay-McDougall is in for the experience of a lifetime as he heads to Japan after winning this year’s Albert Johnston Travel Award.

    Friday 6th December 2019

  • Senior and Junior Inspection 2019: Highest Possible Ratings

    We are delighted to announce that the Senior and Junior Schools have achieved the highest possible ratings of “Excellent” in the Inspection Reports issued by the Independent Schools Inspectorate following their visit in the 2019 Autumn Term. In assessing the Educational Quality of a school, the Inspectorate focus on two key outcomes: The achievement of […]

    Monday 2nd December 2019

  • A sell-out production of ‘A Christmas Carol’

    One hundred and fifty actors, dancers and singers from across the Senior School brought together their talents to showcase two heart-warming performances of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’.

    Friday 22nd November 2019

  • New Sixth Form building work underway

    The building work for the development of the Sixth Form facilities started in the half term break and a huge difference is already apparent, with the site fully cleared and foundations appearing.

    Wednesday 20th November 2019

  • Senior Prefects show leadership and responsibility

    At Stockport Grammar we provide pupils with many opportunities for leadership and responsibility. In the Sixth Form, students have a programme of personal development which includes being a member of the Senior Prefect Team. The Head Boy and Head Girl liaise with the Headmaster and Senior Staff regarding the general running of the School and […]

    Friday 8th November 2019

  • Shaa Lecture reaches great heights

    Sixth Form students were captivated by professional climber and adventurer Tim Emmett during the first Shaa Lecture of the academic year as he spoke on the topic of ‘Reaching your Potential’.

    Wednesday 16th October 2019

  • Eye-opening experience on life-changing Madagascar expedition

    Over the summer 40 students and six staff members spent 25 days in Madagascar where they took part in a three-phase program which included a community project, treks and immersing themselves in the local culture in various locations.

    Monday 14th October 2019

  • Sixth Form Open Evening 2019

    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.

    Tuesday 1st October 2019

  • SGS Historian retains winning title at awards

    Lower Sixth Form students have continued the School’s winning streak with the latest edition of the SGS Historian being named the ‘Best School History Magazine’ at the Young Historian Awards for the third year in a row.

    Thursday 26th September 2019