Why Choose LGS?

  • Track-record of academic excellence, with pupils gaining places on a variety of competitive courses at top universities. Sunday Times East Midlands Independent Secondary School of the Year 2020 and 2024 and Sunday Times East Midlands Independent Secondary School for Academic Performance 2024
  • A modern, forward-looking and expansive school campus and education
  • A proudly diverse and ‘grounded’ co-educational community of learners and staff, preparing children for life in today’s world
  • Very well qualified, experienced, passionate and supportive specialist teachers
  • Small class-sizes, where we know and care for pupils as individuals
  • Attentive pastoral care and support for well-being within a mutually supportive community
  • Broad curriculum and range of options, underpinned by academic rigour and active encouragement of intellectual curiosity
  • Outstanding co-curricular opportunities, including music, sport, drama, clubs, competitions, lectures
  • Development of softer skills, so important for life: confidence, independence, teamwork
  • Distinctive Sixth Form Aspire Programme, including personal and leadership development
  • A happy and purposeful school, with a moral compass, where children thrive on a culture of ambition and care.

Please refer to the sub-menus on this page to see our Good Schools Guide review, Inspection Reports and further information on why you should consider Leicester Grammar School.