The Portsmouth Grammar School has been named in the top 100 Independent Sports Schools for 2017.
The list reflects achievement in a range of sports throughout 2017 in more than 120 different national competitions. PGS was ranked 37th and is one of only three co-educational schools in the top 50. Click here for the full list.
Last year our participation in sport at PGS was phenomenal, 97% of our Middle School pupils (Years 7 and 8) represented PGS Sport, 82% of our Upper School pupils (Years 9, 10 & 11) and 51% of our Sixth Form pupils. On average we had over 400 visits to our fitness facilities every week. We also provided ball crew for last year’s LTA International Tennis Tournament at Canoe Lake. Below are listed just some of the tournaments where PGS pupils represented the school last year.
U16 Rosslyn Park Sevens Quarter Finalists
U14 National Mixed Rounders Champions
U14, U16 and U18 Hampshire Girls’ Hockey Champions
U16 Hampshire Boys’ Hockey Champions
U18 Hampshire Sevens Champions
U16 Hampshire Sevens Champions
U15 Hampshire Sevens Runners Up
Year 9 and 10 Boys Regional Track and Field Cup Finalists
Year 9 and 10 Girls Regional Track and Field Cup Finalists
U15 Hampshire Cricket Champions
U13 Hampshire Cricket Runners Up
U12 Hampshire Cricket Runners Up
U18 Netball Regional Finalists
U16 Netball Regional Finalists
It is a fantastic achievement to be named in the School Sport Magazine list. Thank you to everyone in the PGS Sport community for your hard work, passion, enthusiasm and energy to make this happen – the majority of our pupils love playing sport and this ranking is a reflection of the fantastic support that you give.