Welcome From The Head

Welcome to Shrewsbury High School’s website. We are a vibrant, independent day school, situated in the heart of Shrewsbury, on the banks of the river Severn, educating girls from 4 – 18 and boys from 4 - 13.

At Shrewsbury High School (SHS) we place our pupils at the heart of everything we do. Individuals matter at SHS. Each pupil is supported and challenged to aim high within the safety of our collaborative and close knit community.

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  • Meet The Students

    Zach

    Year 8

    My name is Zach and I’m in Year 8 at Shrewsbury High Prep School. I joined 3 years ago and I’ve been so happy here since my first day. It just doesn’t feel like school when you’re here. Every lesson is fun and the teachers are all amazing. For me, the best thing here is….

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    Lara

    Year 13

    I joined Shrewsbury High School for Sixth Form! I chose the school because I felt that it would give me the support I needed. It definitely has! I was obviously nervous because I was new but everyone made such an effort! It’s just a super welcoming community. I’ve been here a year now and I….

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    Lily

    Sixth Form

    I had an absolutely brilliant Sixth Form. I was Managing Director of our Young Enterprise team, “Carried Away” with a group of 9 SHS girls. We decided to create re-usable hessian bags, that we locally sourced and then painted different local skylines onto. We also managed to get into 3 local business, including Planet Doughnut,….

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    Reuben

    Year 5

    I started school in reception when I was 4 years old. I am now nearly 10 and I am in year 5. My teacher is Mr Bunn. Shrewsbury High prep is great, the teachers are kind and always helpful. I have learnt so much in my time here and had so much fun! I love….

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    Freya

    Year 9

    I’m Freya and I’m in Year 10.  This will be my eleventh year at SHS, that’s more than a decade at Shrewsbury High! I’ve chosen my GCSE subjects.  I love maths, science and technology, so they feature on the list of subjects I’m taking.  I’m also passionate about Art and I go to Art Scholars….

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Independent School in Shropshire

Shrewsbury High School is located in the heart of Shropshire and students join us at our Prep and Senior schools from the wider area. As one of the leading independent schools in Shropshire - the best-performing girls’ school at A-level and the best school overall at GCSE - many of our Prep and Senior pupils come from Telford, Oswestry, Whitchurch and other surrounding towns. We have our own bus system that operates around the region bringing students in from across Shropshire and beyond.

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