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Sixth Form News


  • SGS named best North West independent school for sport

    We are delighted to be ranked the top independent school in the North West for sport by School Sport Magazine in their annual Top 200 schools list.

    Wednesday 24th February 2021

  • Remote Teaching – Continuing Pupils’ Learning

    Following government guidelines, Stockport Grammar Junior and Senior Schools moved to remote learning from the start of the Spring Term. All our Pre-Reception children can still be taught in school and we are delighted to see them each day as well as a small number of Junior and Senior pupils whose parents are key workers.

    Tuesday 16th February 2021

  • SGS community raises thousands for charities

    Can You Help? SGS Philanthropy is outward looking, fresh and relevant. Could you help shape our future community involvement and giving? From foodbanks to fee support – contact Sue Mullock, Head of Development, if you can offer your time, expertise or money. Enjoy this fundraising round up from our amazing school community! Community At Stockport […]

    Monday 15th February 2021

  • National Success and SGS Talks Sport

    Stockport Grammar School provides exceptional sporting opportunities for every child. In addition to being inclusive, we aspire to the highest level of elite performance and our teams frequently achieve national success.

    Friday 5th February 2021

  • Abigail Dean (OS 2007) takes the book world by storm

    Former Stockport Grammar pupil Abigail Dean (OS 2007) has hit the Sunday Times bestseller lists with ‘Girl A’ her shocking debut novel about siblings who flee abusive parents.

    Monday 1st February 2021

  • New magazine showcases exceptional literary potential

    A new literary magazine packed full of brilliant articles from pupils and staff in the English department has been developed.

    Wednesday 20th January 2021

  • Taking Stock Issue 76 now available

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

    Friday 8th January 2021

  • Silver CREST Award enriches students STEM studies

    Each year, pupils from the Fourth and Fifth Year at Stockport Grammar School have the opportunity to take part in the Silver CREST Award.

    Friday 11th December 2020

  • Walking adventure awaits Albert Johnston Travel Award winner

    Upper Sixth student Matthew Howling will head to south-west England next summer after winning this year’s Albert Johnston Travel Award.

    Monday 23rd November 2020

  • Stockport Grammar School Remembrance Service

    Stockport Grammar School marked this year’s Remembrance with a virtual service shared across the school.

    Wednesday 11th November 2020

  • Hallé selection success for musicians

    A number of the school’s talented musicians have cause for celebration after gaining a place in The Hallé’s prestigious ensembles.

    Friday 6th November 2020

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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