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Wolverhampton Grammar School

Wolverhampton Grammar School

A tailor made education at Wolverhampton Grammar School

Wolverhampton Grammar School offers an independent education for children from Year 3 to Sixth Form.

Demand for Junior, Senior and Sixth Form places at the city's leading independent school is high with numbers increasing year on year. The school's Compton Road campus has excellent public and school bus and coach routes attracting families from across the wider West Midlands, Shropshire and Staffordshire areas. 

The school's mission is simple: To deliver education that transforms lives as well as minds. The extensive 23 acre site blends stunning original architecture with creative, innovative learning spaces. Light, bright classrooms, small class sizes and expert teachers provide students with a range of academic subjects and over 80 extra-curricular opportunities that other schools cannot match. 

All our staff help us fulfil our mission as a school and our students go on to achieve great things. Our highly skilled staff work with students to ensure their curriculum is right for them. We can do this because of small class sizes and flexibility within our academic structures. Our school community inspires openness, trust and mutual respect. We know that a challenging education requires a supportive, caring environment as well as a blend of skills and a mind-set that embraces diversity and difference.

To achieve this, we:

Offer a personalised, flexible and individual learning experience full of academic opportunities and the largest range of extra-curricular activities, clubs, societies, trips, international expeditions and sport tours of any independent school in the area.

Work with students as individuals to ensure their curriculum is right for them.

Know and support every one of our students. We know that a challenging education requires a supportive, caring environment.

For us, education is not just about academic achievement, it's about making a difference. Every member of our school community has a belief that we can all make a difference. We will all play a part in equipping students to develop a love of learning.

The school has long been known for its approachability and the human dimension we bring to teaching.  All our students are treated warmly as individuals.  Their opinions are valued, this is because we know that our school thrives on the relationship between our students, their parents and our staff and the active role that we all play.

Whenever you join us at Wolverhampton Grammar School, you have the reassurance that every child is nurtured as an individual within a community that's like no other.  The friendships and connections that you make here will last a lifetime.

The school actively encourages all applicants to visit and experience their approach to learning and it's famously welcoming atmosphere.

To arrange a visit, taster or discover day or to register for an Open Day contact: Jane Morris, Admissions Registrar, Wolverhampton Grammar School, Compton Road, Wolverhampton WV3 9RB tel: 01902 422939, email: or visit the website for more details. 

Open Days & Evenings

Year 3 Open Day: Saturday 17 November 2018, 10am-1.30pm

Sixth Form Open Evening: Thursday 22 November 2018, 6.30pm-8pm

Junior School Open Day: Saturday 26 January, 10am-1.30pm

Year 7 Entrance Test - Saturday 12th January 2019


Wolverhampton Grammar School, Compton Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV3 9RB

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