About Us

Founded in 1981, Leicester Grammar School is one of the UK's top-performing co-educational HMC independent schools for pupils aged 11-18. The School has gone from strength to strength and is now based in Great Glen, South Leicestershire. The purpose-built 75 acre campus boasting state-of-the-art facilities was opened in 2008 by HM Queen Elizabeth II. 

LGS pupils consistently gain excellent examination results at GCSE and A Level as well as enjoying wide ranging extra-curricular activities in a nurturing and caring environment. LGS fees are extremely competitive and we offer a range of scholarships and bursaries.

TES Governing Body of the Year 2015

Read our Good Schools Guide Report

Read our 2011 ISI Inspection Report

Read our 2017 ISI Inspection Report

What it means to be an HMC school

Our Aims for our Pupils

  • To develop the academic potential of each pupil.
  • To enrich the pupils' experience through music, sport and other activities.
  • To allow the moral and spiritual well-being of the pupil to grow.
  • To nurture the individual, in a co-educational school, with a Christian ethos.