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Sixth Form News


A list of Sixth Form news stories from the start of the 2019-2020 academic year to the present day.

To see stories from before this date, please go to the School News Archive page.

  • Book your place for our 2022 Open Events

    We are delighted to launch our Open Event dates for the 2022-2023 Autumn Term! You are warmly invited to join us to discover how we inspire, develop and support our pupils.

    Friday 1st July 2022

  • England Rugby tour selection delights Frank

    Massive congratulations to Lower Sixth student Frank Chatterton who has been selected for England Rugby Under 18’s tour to South Africa.

    Monday 27th June 2022

  • Magnificent musicians shine at Music Festival

    On 24th June, the amazingly talented musicians at SGS took part in the 2022 Music Festival and the day was full of fantastic instrumental and vocal solos and ensembles.

    Friday 24th June 2022

  • Latest SGS Historian issue looks at misrepresentation in History

    Issue Seven of the ‘SGS Historian’, a magazine created by Lower Sixth pupils in the History department, is now available to read.

    Thursday 23rd June 2022

  • Golf Day scores for Bursary Fund

    The sun was shining and the course looking excellent as the Stockport Grammar Bursary Golf Day teams took to the fairway at Stockport Golf Club on Thursday 16th June.

    Tuesday 21st June 2022

  • Students place themselves at heart of political system on Westminster trip

    Fifteen Lower Sixth students headed to London on a trip that saw them visit the Houses of Parliament and the Supreme Court.

    Monday 20th June 2022

  • Field trips inspire Geography students

    Lower Sixth geographers ventured to Manchester and Llandudno to practice collecting data for their non-examined assessment.

    Friday 17th June 2022

  • Higher Education Conference 2022

    Contributions from leading universities and the return of the Old Stops panel of current undergraduates were the key highlights of this year’s two-day Higher Education Conference.

    Thursday 9th June 2022

  • Taking Stock Issue 80 now available

    The Spring 2022 edition 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.

    Monday 16th May 2022

  • Leavers’ Concert provides perfect musical finale for departing Upper Sixth

    This year’s wonderful Leavers’ Concert brilliantly rounded off the Upper Sixth musicians’ time at SGS.

    Wednesday 11th May 2022

  • The String Quartet at the Summer Concert 2022

    Musical talent shines bright at Summer Concert

    The school’s talented musicians continued to impress as they took to the stage for this year’s Summer Concert.

    Wednesday 6th April 2022

  • The Chorus at the Senior School's Spring Concert 2022

    Spring Concert – an evening of musical magic

    St George’s Church was full of anticipation as 127 performers from First Year through to Upper Sixth completed their final preparations and the audience took their seats ready to hear the results of weeks of rehearsal.

    Thursday 31st March 2022

  • U18 rugby players celebrate win against Norwich School

    1st XV enjoy impressive cup run

    The 1st XV rugby team showed excellent determination and teamwork as they made it all the way to the semi-final of the U18 National Schools Plate Competition.

    Tuesday 15th March 2022

  • The cast of the 2022 Dance Show

    Dance Show 2022: Hollywood comes to SGS

    The audiences at this year’s Dance Show were transported to Hollywood thanks to two wonderful productions of ‘A Night At The Movies’.

    Tuesday 8th March 2022

  • Bursary Golf Day 2022

    Can you support the Stockport Grammar School Bursary Golf Day?

    We are delighted to be hosting our annual Bursary Golf Day in association with Brewin Dolphin on Thursday 16th June 2022 at Stockport Golf Club, one of Cheshire’s premier golf venues.

    Tuesday 8th March 2022

  • Taking Stock Issue 79 now available

    The Winter 2021 edition 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.

    Monday 7th March 2022

  • University offers celebrated by students in the Upper Sixth

    University offers celebrated by students in the Upper Sixth

    In recent weeks, our Upper Sixth students have continued to receive offers from leading UK universities, including six offers from Oxford and Cambridge.

    Tuesday 1st March 2022

  • Spring Concert 2022

    Spring Concert on the horizon

    This year’s Spring Concert, which will be held at St George’s Church, Heaviley, will take place on Tuesday 22nd March and we would love for you to join us.

    Tuesday 1st March 2022

  • Sixth Form Centre in use

    New Sixth Form and Nursery buildings

    Pupils at Stockport Grammar School have been enjoying some fantastic new facilities with developments for both the youngest Nursery children and the oldest in Sixth Form. This follows recent redevelopment work in the Junior School.

    Monday 28th February 2022

  • Actors take part in the 2022 Classics Play

    Classics Play enthrals sell out audiences

    Students in the Lower Sixth delivered three outstanding performances of this year’s play, ‘Frogs: What’s So Funny ‘Bout Peace, Love And Understanding’.

    Wednesday 16th February 2022