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  • Applications to Sixth Form in September 2016 now open – click here for details.
  • Instructions for parents on how to book a parents’ evening appointment – click here for details.
  • Are you an ex-teacher looking to return to teaching? Click here for more information.
  • Principal's Welcome

    Welcome to the Upton Court Grammar School website!

    The school, previously known as Slough Grammar School, changed its name to mark the exciting transition into its second century. The school values its tradition of excellence and honours all of those who have, through their academic credentials and personal commitment, become outstanding members of the community and role models for the next generation.

    At the forefront of education for more than a century, Upton Court Grammar School successfully blends tradition with a forward-thinking, internationally-minded educational philosophy that truly meets the needs of young people venturing into adulthood in an increasingly complex world.

    I am personally driven by the desire to challenge able student...


    Principal's Blog

    Inspiring leaders of tomorrow

    Prior to the 2012 Olympics and as part of the bid, the London team put together a video to present to the panel in order to help them make the final decision regarding which city should host the Ol...

    Written on 24 Nov 2015

    Self Sacrifice

    It was Remembrance Day last week. This day gives us an opportunity to think about and remember with thanks those who have given their lives in sacrifice so that we can live in a more secure world. ...

    Written on 17 Nov 2015

    A for effort

    According to a survey conducted in the mid-1990s, 85 percent of parents believed that praising children's ability or intelligence when they perform well is important for making them feel smart....

    Written on 12 Nov 2015
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    Latest News

    European Championships for Acrobatic Gymnastics

      Upton Court Grammar School student, Megan Smith, 15, represented Great Britain in the 2015 European Championships for Acrobatic Gymnastics, in Riesa, Germany, and came third overall. P...

    Written on 26 Nov 2015

    Commemorating Armistice Day

    Staff and students of Upton Court Grammar School commemorated Remembrance Day on Wednesday 11 November 2015, in a moving ceremony led by the Principal.   Mrs Hernández Estrada spo...

    Written on 12 Nov 2015

    Crest (Creativity in Science and Technology) Award

    Upton Court Grammar School teacher, Tracey Wells, was one of a hundred teachers nationally recognised by the British Science Association and received the Crest (Creativity in Science and Technology...

    Written on 08 Oct 2015
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    Notice Board

    See Yourself as a Teacher?

    Click here or click on our Teaching School tab at the top of the page. For more information, you can also attend School Direct Information Evenings.

    Wednesday 25th November 2015, 6:00pm to 8:00pm - SIXTH FORM INFORMATION EVENING.

    If you are looking for a place in the Sixth Form in September 2016, and want to learn more about the school, please attend the Information Evening. 

    PARENTS: To access your new INSIGHT account

    PARENTS: To access your new INSIGHT account, please click here. If you have any problems logging in, please contact INSIGHT@uptoncourtgrammar.org.uk


    Year 10 Parents' Evening
    Starts 17:00 on 03 December 2015
    Christmas holidays
    Starts 00:00 on 21 December 2015
    Year 11 Parents' Evening
    Starts 17:00 on 21 January 2016
    Year 12/13 Parents' Evening
    Starts 17:00 on 04 February 2016
    Half Term
    Starts 00:00 on 15 February 2016
    Year 8 Parents' Evening
    Starts 17:00 on 03 March 2016