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  • Stratford Girls' Grammar School
    Shottery Manor
    Shottery
    Stratford-upon-Avon
    Warwickshire
    CV37 9HA
  • Head: Mrs Jacqueline Cornell
  • T 01789 293759
  • F 01789 264572
  • E info@sggs.org.uk
  • W www.sggs.org.uk
  • A mainstream state school for girls aged from 11 to 18
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Warwickshire
  • Pupils: 787
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Open days: June (Y5/6), October (sixth form), or by arrangement
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Current Ofsted grade: Outstanding on 26th February 2009
  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 3rd September 2006
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What says..

The heart of the school is Shottery Manor, a 15th century manor house steeped in Shakespearean history. The Bard is said to have proposed to Anne Hathaway in the manor’s former chapel (now a sixth form study room) and the...

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2015 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Best performance by Girls taking French at an English Grammar School (GCSE)
  • Best performance by Girls taking Music at an English Grammar School (GCSE)

2016 Good Schools Guide Awards

  • Best performance by Girls taking French at an English Grammar School (GCSE Full Course)
  • Best performance by Girls taking Music at an English Grammar School (GCSE Full Course)
  • Best performance by Girls taking Design & Technology Resistant Materials at an English Grammar School (GCSE Full Course)

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What The Good Schools Guide says

The heart of the school is Shottery Manor, a 15th century manor house steeped in Shakespearean history. The Bard is said to have proposed to Anne Hathaway in the manor’s former chapel (now a sixth form study room) and the wooden balcony is thought to have inspired the balcony scene in Romeo and Juliet...

Headteacher

Since 2005, Ms Kate Barnett BA MA (50s). Educated at Pate’s Grammar School in Cheltenham. The first of her family to go to university, she read English language and literature at Birmingham, where she achieved a first. Stayed on to do an MA in old Icelandic, followed by a PGCE. First teaching post was at boys’ independent King Edward’s School, Birmingham, then moved to King Edward VI Camp Hill School for Girls, where she progressed from head of English to assistant head....

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