Your Virtual Visit

Welcome to Stamford

Stamford High School: Virtual Visit

Thank you for joining us for a virtual visit to Stamford High School; through scrolling down you can explore videos recorded by key members of our staff, discussing different aspects of life at Stamford, an interview with our Head Girl reflecting upon her time here, useful documents and application forms, and answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

 

If you have any further questions or would like to arrange to speak to a specific member of staff please contact the Stamford High School Registrar, Mrs Suzie Brownlow, who will be happy to help you further.

Head's Welcome

Meet the Staff

We would recommend that you begin by watching our Stamford video and by watching the  Q and A with our Head Girl, Pippa, reflecting on life at Stamford. Depending on your interests, you can then choose to hear from our Deputy Head Academic, Deputy Head Pastoral, Director of Music and Director of Sport, who will provide information on their respective fields, including information regarding scholarships.

 

Any documentation you may require, as well as answers to our most frequently asked questions, can be found below to read after you have watched the videos.

 
 

Facilities at Stamford

We welcome you to explore our sites and grounds in the interactive map that we have provided below. Please click on the areas of interest that we have highlighted to see photos and videos of our facilities and spaces, and to hear about some of the activities our pupils most enjoy engaging in.

Helpful Downloads

Below you will find links to our scholarship documents, application forms and information regarding examinations. If you have any questions after reading these documents, please keep scrolling to read answers to our most frequently asked questions, or to access a link where you are able to make a specific enquiry.

Application
Form

Please download our application form for entry to the Schools for September 2021.

Examination Information

The below link will take you through the assessment that your child will need to sit for the entrance examination.

School
Prospectus

Click the link below to download our prospectus.

Sixth Form

Prospectus

Please download our latest Sixth Form Prospectus and course guide.

Scholarship Application

Please download our latest scholarship information brochure to get an overview of our scholarship programme.

Application Forms

Talented Athlete
Development Award (Year 7/8)

Music Scholarship (Year 7-12)

Drama Scholarship (Year 9-12)

Art Scholarship (Year 9-12)

Sports Scholarship (Year 9-12)

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Frequently Asked Questions

We have collated answers to our most frequently asked questions below. However, if you require any further clarification or have any additional queries, please contact our Registrar, Suzie Brownlow, at the link found by scrolling a little further down on this page.

What plans are in place to help with my child's transition, given that they are currently unable to visit?


When allowed, we very much encourage you to come along to Stamford High School as a family, to tour the school and meet Mrs Buckman and the relevant Head of Year in person. We advise you to come during a normal school day, but a tour at the end of a school day can be booked by arrangement, following government guidance at the time.. To book a visit please contact Suzie Brownlow, the Stamford High School Registrar, by calling 01780 484 242 or emailing shsregistrar@ses.lincs.sch.uk If you then have any further questions considering specific aspects of the School, conversations can be arranged with specific members of staff, both virtually and in person.




How do I apply for my child to sit the entrance examination?


To sit the entrance examination we need to have recieved an application form. This can be download HERE or from the document section above. We will process your application and contact you regarding the exam, once the form has been filled in and returned to us via email: shsregistrar@ses.lincs.sch.uk or by post: Stamford High School, St. Martin’s Street, Stamford, Lincs, PE9 2LL.




My child would like to apply for a scholarship. What do I need to do?


In the first intance we would recomend discussing this with your child's coach/teacher/mentor. If you would then like to proceed with an application, please download the music scholarship application form from above and return it to Suzie Brownlow, the Stamford High School Registrar, via email: shsregistrar@ses.lincs.sch.uk or by post: Stamford High School, St. Martin’s Street, Stamford, Lincs, PE9 2LL..




I would like to apply for a bursary. What do I need to do?


To apply for a bursary, please get in touch with Suzie Brownlow, the Stamford High School Registrar, by calling 01780 484 242 or emailing SHSRegistrar@ses.lincs.sch.uk Please note that all bursary applications are confidential.




Does my child have to sit the entrance examination?


We invite those looking to join us in Years 7-10 to sit an entrance examination. For more information on the exam please click here. For those looking to join in Year 12 will have an interview with a senior member of staff, and will need to provide predicted GCSE grades.





 

Applying to Stamford

Visits to the Schools can be arranged at your convenience throughout the year, as long as government guidance will allow. However, if you are unable to visit we would be delighted to discuss your individual needs and answer your questions, over the phone or on a video call.

 

For entry into Year 7-10 for September 2021, we will carry out most assessments remotely in invigilated examinations sessions. To enter your child for our entrance examination, please fill in and return our application form. If you apply later than January, we will carry out assessments when you apply.

For Year 12 entry, all applicants will have an interview with a member of staff and will need to submit predicted GCSE grades. Based on this a conditional offer may be made and confirmed in August after the results have been published.

If you have any further questions please click the link below or you can speak to Suzie Brownlow, the Stamford High School Registrar, by calling 01780 484 242 or emailing SHSRegistrar@ses.lincs.sch.uk

Apply

Please download our application form for entry to the School in September 2021.

Contact Us

If you have any further questions please contact Suzie using the link below.

 

Contact Us

The Registrar for Stamford High School is Mrs Suzie Brownlow.

 

Mrs Brownlow is extremely experienced in helping our families to navigate the admissions process. If you have any questions about the admissions process or about the School speak to Suzie by calling 01780 484 242 or emailing SHSRegistrar@ses.lincs.sch.uk

Request a callback

If you have any further questions, would like to speak to a specific member of staff please contact the Stamford High School Registrar, Mrs Suzie Brownlow, who will be happy to help you further.

 

The Stamford Schools

The Stamford Schools are formed in a ‘diamond structure’; with boys and girls learning together until the age of 11, learning separately from the age of 11-16 with a mixed co-curricular programme, and joining to study together once again in the Sixth Form. To read more about the benefits of the diamond structure, please click here.

 

If your family are interested in exploring our other Schools, Stamford School, for Boys aged 11-18, or Stamford Junior School, for boys and girls aged 2-11, please follow the links below.