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Sixth Form News


  • 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

  • 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.

    Thursday 19th 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

  • 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