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Outstanding University Success

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The start of the new year always brings news for our Sixth Form pupils about where they will be heading when they leave PGS to embark on the next stage of their educational journey. 2017 is no different. Amongst the many university offers being received we have been delighted to congratulate fourteen pupils who have been offered places to study at Oxbridge colleges from September. “To be successful following such a rigorous application and interview process for places at Oxbridge is a really impressive achievement,” says James Priory, Headmaster. “These pupils have done incredibly well and should be justifiably excited…

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Oxbridge Success


The Portsmouth Grammar School this week is celebrating along with eighteen Sixth Form pupils who have received offers of places at Oxford and Cambridge from September – the school’s largest number of successful applicants for six years. Candidates have been successful across a range of subjects from Music to Computer Science, Linguistics, Chemistry, Classics and Natural Sciences. “It has taken a great deal of hard work and commitment by these pupils to achieve their offers,” says Headmaster James Priory. “Along with all our other Year 13 pupils currently hearing back from universities the should be incredibly proud of their achievements.”…

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Pupils Celebrate Oxbridge Success

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Another bumper year as PGS pupils achieve places to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. The Portsmouth Grammar School celebrates its best results for five years as good news is received by fourteen pupils who applied for places at Oxford and Cambridge. Candidates have been successful right across the range of subjects – from Theology to Music, Engineering, Natural Sciences, and Medicine.  They will take up their places in September. “The selection process to these universities is very challenging and it’s particularly pleasing to see numbers of PGS pupils being offered places rising steadily year on year.  All of these…

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