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  • 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

    Fake news stories on social media

    Recently politicians have complained, during the American presidential election and the EU referendum, about the misleading or “fake” news stories shared using social media. Many would ...

    Written on 06 Dec 2016

    Learning for life

    We recently had a discussion at our Senior Leadership Team meeting about the concept of curricular and extra curricular activities. We agreed that both are incredibly valuable as opportunities for ...

    Written on 14 Nov 2016

    International Girls Day

    It is Saturday 8th of October and I am in school with over eighty girls and a range of speakers and facilitators to help run the International Girls Day. Months ago we were approached to host this ...

    Written on 10 Oct 2016
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    Latest News

    Visit to Houses of Parliament

    A group of sixth form students from Upton Court Grammar School attended a tour of the Houses of Parliament.  This included a visit to the House of Lords, the House of Commons, and the Royal Ga...

    Written on 15 Dec 2016

    UCGS in top 2% of schools

    Following a latest report published by the Department for Education and the schools’ watchdog, Ofsted, staff at Upton Court Grammar School are celebrating having ranked in the top 2% of all s...

    Written on 08 Dec 2016

    UCGS presentation at the school by Simon Fox

    Sixth form students at Upton Court Grammar School attended a presentation at the school by Simon Fox, CEO of Trinity Mirror, publisher of The Mirror and a range of national and regional newspapers....

    Written on 23 Nov 2016
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    Spring - Term 3
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