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 all through from 4-18.
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.
Hello, I’m Ruby and I joined Shrewsbury High school in lower Sixth Form. I took a gap year before going to the University of Bath to study Biochemistry. I studied Economics and Business, Chemistry and Biology at A level. However, this doesn’t even scratch the surface of what my school life included. The idea of….Read More
I first joined the school in Year Three and now I’m in year 8. Being in this school has made me happy. I love the clubs, my friends and having an adventure. I love to be in sports teams and playing for the school at rounders, netball and hockey. I also love playing football and….Read More
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….Read More
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….Read More
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,….Read More
Shrewsbury High School is located in the heart of Shropshire and students join us at our Junior and Senior school 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 Junior and Senior pupils come from Telford, Oswestry, Bridgnorth, Whitchurch and other surrounding towns. We have our own bus system that operates around the region bringing students in from across Shropshire and beyond.READ MORE