First of the Summer Exam Results

There was an air of celebration at The Portsmouth Grammar School this morning as Sixth Form pupils studying the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB) received their examination results. This year’s IB cohort achieved an average points score of more than 38 points compared with a worldwide average of 29 points. Over two-thirds of pupils achieved scores … Continued

A Summer of Exam Success

The Portsmouth Grammar School has enjoyed another successful examination results season with pupils across the board achieving impressive sets of results. The largest ever year group at the school sat their GCSE examinations this summer and 67% of the grades awarded were A* or A, making the average grade achieved by pupils an A once … Continued


  Forty-one Swedish Sixth Form students from a school just south of Gothenburg sailed into Portsmouth last week, mooring at Gunwharf Quays and spending the week exploring the local area as well as continuing their studies aboard their tall ship, TS Gunilla. For over fifteen years, pupils from the school have made an annual visit, … Continued

IB Perspectives

IB Perspectives – an evening of information and reflection on the International Baccalaureate Diploma The evening was introduced by the Headmaster with a warm welcome to the audience pupils, parents and staff and to the highly-regarded line-up of speakers.  The Headmaster also spoke of the achievements and success of the IB Diploma as a Sixth … Continued