Everything is possible.

A 21st Century Grammar School

We nurture brilliant young people - confident, kind and fun-loving, who relish the responsibility of helping to make the world a better place and know that everything is possible. Learn more about the school

Academic Success

We know education is for life. Both inside and outside of the classroom we want our students to do exceptional things as an everyday occurrence and this enables them to achieve life changing qualifications. Our progress levels at GCSE are consistently the highest in Gloucestershire and our performance at GCSE and A-Level combined has the Sunday Times Parent Power ranking the school as the 3rd highest performing school in the South West and 45th in the country.

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09 September 2022

Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

The students and staff at Stroud High School wish to pay their respects to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II who…

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  • 18 July 2022

    Winning SHS Engineers Wow RIAT Judges!

    Eight teams of students from Cotswolds schools teamed…

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  • 07 July 2022

    Spanish Gastronomic Journey for our Y12 Students

    Last week Year 12 students were issued with…

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  • 17 May 2022

    An Art-packed Day in Bristol for Year 12!

    On Friday May 6, the Art and Textiles…

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SHS Admissions


Each year we welcome 150 students into Year 7 from over 90 different primary schools. If you are thinking about applying to the school and wish to find out more about the test, how to prepare for it and how we support students in receipt of Pupil Premium go to our admission section.

Sixth Form

Our Sixth Form is a vibrant and progressive community. Made up of students from Stroud High School and 20 other schools it is an environment where young people can grow personally and flourish academically. Our students develop the love of their subjects in our full range of A-Level subjects whilst growing from our extensive range of personal development activities. Our students go on to attend the full range of Universities in the UK and abroad, Art colleges, higher apprenticeships, and scholarships. 

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SHS Sixth Form