Stockport Grammar School A GSG School
- Stockport Grammar School
- Head: Mr Andrew Chicken
- T 01614 569000
- F 01614 192407
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.stockportgrammar.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 18
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Stockport
- Pupils: 1,033
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Fees: £8,262 - £10,710 pa
- Open days: October & November. Sixth Form: November.
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: Stockport Grammar School Junior School
What the Good Schools Guide says..
Solid northern grammar with excellent all-round education, great facilities and bags of opportunity for all. Some glorious buildings, two lovely quads in the old bit, but overall campus-like with an open air walk, or dash in the rain, to some...
What the school says...
Stockport Grammar School is a vibrant, fully co-educational school with over 100 extra-curricular activities taking place each week. The school has high academic standards and great emphasis is placed upon the all round happiness and success of each child.
Entrance examinations (in January) consist of: 11 - Maths, English and verbal reasoning (VR) followed by an interview. 13+ entry: Maths, English and a modern language paper. 16+ entry: A* and As plus interview, acceptance is at the discretion of the school. Specimen questions given in the form of a book to registered candidates. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysSolid northern grammar with excellent all-round education, great facilities and bags of opportunity for all. Some glorious buildings, two lovely quads in the old bit, but overall campus-like with an open air walk, or dash in the rain, to some departments past acres of pitches, with signposts pointing the way. All bordered by Bramhall homes with a Derbyshire Peak District backdrop. The only blot on the landscape is a Kwik Fit tyre...
Since 2005, Mr Andrew Chicken BA (London) MEd FRSA (early 50s), came from head of Colfe's, temporary headship of Stockport’s closest rival Cheadle Hulme and, before that, teaching at Manchester Grammar. A passionate historian, teaching, leading history trips and waxing lyrical about the school’s heritage and founder. Married to a former Withington Girls’ languages teacher, no children, loves walking and the Derbyshire hills.
Special Education Needs
Stockport Grammar School is a selective school which accepts pupils on the basis of aptitudes and abilities. The School welcomes enquiries from parents of pupils with additional and special educational needs. Reasonable adjustments can be made within the classroom to support such pupils and the school has a Learning Support Department to co-ordinate this. Nov 09.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|