At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils At the forefront of education for over 100 years
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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 students and nurture them to think ...

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Principal's Blog

Developing Character

There has been a great deal of attention placed on schools following the latest government guidance that schools should 'develop character” in young people. It surprised me to see such an...

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Sixth Form Receive Pre-Public Exam Results

On Thursday 29th January, the Sixth Form had their Pre-Public Results Day given to them in sealed envelopes in the school gym.  It was wonderful to see the hard work of the students culminate ...

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UCGS Ranks 38th in the Country

League tables have been in the news this week. The ranking have been released causing consternation amongst many as some independent schools have been ranked much lower than in previous years. Ther...

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GCSE Mock Exam Results

We had our “Mock Results Assembly” on Thursday 22nd January and a great deal of excitement filled the room as students opened the envelope containing their mock results. The year gro...

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Latest News

UCGS Students at Burnham Business Park

Students at Upton Court Grammar School showed off their entrepreneurial skills at Burnham Business Park on 4 February, and were awarded two awards at the event run by Young Enterprise. Partici...

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BUS STRIKE - THURSDAY 5TH OF FEBRUARY - SCHOOL OPEN AS USUAL

Dear all, The school will be open as usual on Thursday 5th of February despite the planned bus strike. Please see the Transport For London (TFL) website for more information: http://www.tfl.gov...

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UCGS commemorates Remembrance Day

Staff and students of Upton Court Grammar School commemorated Remembrance Day on Tuesday 11 November, in a moving ceremony presided by the school’s Principal. Mrs Hernández Estrada ...

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Youth and Sports Councillor visits UCGS

The Education, Youth and Sport Councillor for the Community of Madrid and MP Lucía Figar visited Upton Court Grammar School on Monday 29 September to explore the school improvement developme...

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Calendar

Year 8 Parents' Evening
Starts 17:00 on 05 March 2015
Year 9 Parents' Evening
Starts 17:00 on 11 March 2015
Easter Holidays
Starts 00:00 on 30 March 2015
Year 10 Parents' Evening
Starts 17:00 on 23 April 2015