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.
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….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’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….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
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….Read More
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.READ MORE