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 3 – 18 and boys from 3 - 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


    Year 4

    I started school in reception when I was 4 years old. I am now nearly 9 and I am going into year 4. My teacher is Mrs Pearce. Shrewsbury High prep is great, the teachers are kind and always helpful. I have learnt so much in 4 years and had so much fun! I love….

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    Year 10

    I joined Shrewsbury High School mid way through Year 9 and I was slightly worried that most friendship groups would already be formed and I might find it harder to mix in with other girls. However, the girls at SHS were very welcoming and I soon settled in. I was introduced to the new canteen….

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    Year 1

    My name is Ambrose and I am in Year One with Miss James.  I have been at Shrewsbury High Prep School since Nursery and I love it! My classroom is in The Rocks and we have a playground and mini woodland to play in every breaktime.  My best friends are Jack and Yezan but I….

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    Year 6

    I first joined the school in Year Three and now I’m moving into Year Six. Being in this school has made me happy. I love the clubs, my friends and having an adventure (and seeing my brothers in the playground). I love to be in sports teams and playing for the school at rounders, netball….

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    Sixth Form

    My name is Ela and I joined Shrewsbury High School when I was 4 in Reception. I am currently in Year 13 studying English Literature, Sociology and Religious studies as well as doing an extra A level of Turkish. I am bilingual and I felt doing Turkish would be good for me to do to….

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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.


Open Days

Register now for our Senior, Prep and Sixth Form Virtual Open Days.  Once you have registered, we will contact you to arrange a private tour.
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