Projects and collaborations

academic

Artist workshop and art exhibition for Year 11 Art Students from local schools.

This project involved inviting GCSE Art students from numerous schools in Shropshire to participate in a workshop by the equestrian artist Mary Herbert. The pupils would then take the work away to add …

drama

Languages Outreach “La Petite Poule Rousse”: Learn French through Drama

Y5 or 6 (according to the choice of the school) from local primaries are invited to our senior school site for 2 hours once a week for 6 weeks to prepare and practise the performance of a drama produc …

drama

TIE Tour

The Theatre in Education Tour offers our Year 10 girls the opportunity to create a piece of theatre for primary school children aimed mostly at Years 5 and 6. The work is usually based upon a style of …

academic

Oxbridge conference

In March 2016, the schools liaison officer from University College, Oxford, Nelli Chambers, delivered a talk at the school about applying to Oxford University to which pupils from local state sch …

sporting

Primary Schools Sports Outreach Programme

In 2008, in response to there being a lack of sporting opportunities for primary school children in the central and wider catchment area of Shrewsbury, I began a sustainable project to share the staff …

academic

Biomedical Outreach Programme

Over the last 3 years, Shrewsbury High School has been developing a Biomedical Society programme. This has involved an annual Shrewsbury High School Biomedical Conference, a series of lectures with a …

academic

How to Train your Dragon

Shrewsbury High School (SHS) established a relationship with Shrewsbury Children's Bookfest during the academic year 2015-16 and hosted two events at the School of which “How to Train your Drago …

academic

Biomedical Society - Medic Mondays

To support students considering careers in biomedical sciences at SHS and local state schools. This includes medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, physiotherapy, nursing, biomedical sciences etc. …

sporting

Gym Tots

In January 2015 the Prep School P.E. department extended a new sports outreach scheme into the local community called Gym Tots.  Gym Tots is a parent and toddler gymnastic group, aimed at provid …

academic

Shrewsbury High School LEGO Outreach Project

The project involves Primary schools coming into Shrewsbury High School and completing activities every Tuesday afternoon for 6 weeks.  The Shrewsbury High School minibuses collect the primary sc …


School details

Shrewsbury High School GDST
32 Town Walls
Shrewsbury
SY1 1TN
England

T: +44 (0)1743 494000
E: enquiries@shr.gdst.net
W: www.shrewsburyhigh.gdst.net

Head's name
Ms Joanne Sharrock
Religious affiliation
All Faiths
Day/Boarding type
Day
Gender profile
Girls (some boys)
Size
560 pupils
Day
467
Sixth form
107

Girls

83 %
Day
93

Boys

17 %