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Sixth Form News


  • New Sixth Form and Pre-Reception Buildings

    SGS is committed to creating and developing the perfect environment for our pupils to enjoy learning.

    Tuesday 17th December 2019

  • 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

  • Unforgettable experience for award winner Aidan

    Albert Johnston Travel Award winner Aidan Hall had an unforgettable time in Greece as he examined the country’s role in the development of Western society and academia.

    Wednesday 25th September 2019

  • Speech Day rewards pupils’ excellence

    Pupils, parents and staff packed out the historic Stockport Plaza for this year’s Speech Day where professional climber and adventurer Ben Heason delivered an inspiring address.

    Friday 30th August 2019

  • Outstanding A-Level Results with a 100% pass rate

    Our Upper Sixth enjoyed a morning of exceptional success as they celebrated their A-Level results, with 78% of all grades awarded at A* to B and a 100% pass rate. Their fantastic results will see them heading for courses at the country’s most competitive institutions. All of the students with Oxbridge offers attained the grades […]

    Thursday 15th August 2019

  • Three hundred pupils celebrate Duke of Edinburgh Award success

    The annual Duke of Edinburgh Award Presentation Evening celebrated the hard work of more than 320 pupils who took part at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels this year.

    Thursday 8th August 2019

  • NASA trip is out of this world

    Excited Fifth Year and Sixth Form Physics enthusiasts headed across the Atlantic Ocean for an out of this world trip as they visited NASA and experienced life as an astronaut.

    Monday 5th August 2019

  • Pre-Reception, Junior School and Senior School Open Morning 2019

    Come and visit us on Saturday 21st 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.

    Sunday 28th July 2019

  • SGS Historian: award-winning magazine reaches fourth edition

    The fourth 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.

    Monday 15th July 2019

  • Sixth Form visit to the heart of political system

    Seventeen Lower Sixth students visited the Houses of Parliament, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Supreme Court to learn more about Politics, History, International Relations and Law during an action-packed day that saw them thrust into the heart of British politics.

    Wednesday 19th June 2019

  • Exciting futures ahead for Sixth Form after Higher Education Conference

    Lower Sixth pupils attended a two-day Higher Education conference held at school to assist them with their forthcoming applications for University, Higher and Degree level apprenticeships and the world of work.

    Thursday 13th June 2019

  • Sixth Form facilities development

    Stockport Grammar School is excited to announce that a significant development of Sixth Form facilities is well underway.

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019