Celebrating Diversity

Multicultural Week is an annual event which Pre-School and Reception children take part in to celebrate the diverse community we live in and to learn about different ways of life around the world. The week encourages the children’s understanding of how important it is when building a respectful and inclusive society to recognise other cultures … Continued

Summer of Art

By Mr Jock Peebles, Head of Art and Design Three decades ago, I picked up my first stick of charcoal to start teaching with. Over that time I’ve witnessed wonderful talent and uncovered some incredible creatives in my classes; pupils who have shaped and remodelled the world that we live in today. I have found … Continued

Back on the Stage

Live performances returned to the DRT this term and there was certainly much to enjoy as Year 6, the Middle School and Upper School pupils brought their productions to life. The first curtain to raise was for pupils in Years 7 and 8 when they performed The 39 Steps just before half term.  Despite all … Continued

Wellbeing, Diversity and Inclusion

At PGS we have long been committed to celebrating difference. Since PGS Pride was first set up in 2013, the school has been unambiguous in its approach to diversity and inclusion, and we are continuing to grow in this area. Over the years, our focus has naturally broadened beyond gender and sexuality to include a … Continued

The Junior School Goes Green

The Junior School have been going green this term with year groups looking at issues around caring for the environment and sustainability. Year 4 have been getting “into the Green Scene”, with their work over the term very much focussing on looking after the environment and becoming more sustainable. They launched their learning with an … Continued

First of the Summer Examination Results

Our congratulations to pupils at The Portsmouth Grammar School who, along with over 170,000 pupils around the globe, received their International Baccalaureate Diploma results this week. This is the school’s first set of results for Sixth Form pupils this summer who were unable to sit their examinations as usual due to the Covid-19 restrictions put … Continued