Creating versatile young people

“The Grammar School at Leeds fosters an inspirational learning environment, offering pupils a stimulating academic experience within a mutually respectful, kind and caring community. Every pupil’s interests, abilities and talents are nurtured by enthusiastic, well-qualified and dedicated staff. Personal and academic integrity is key.

Our reputation for academic, sporting and creative excellence sits alongside a good balance of tradition and innovation. Our generous ratio of staff to pupils enables us to offer a rich curriculum and a supportive pastoral system, dedicated to the development of social skills and self-esteem, rooted in academic challenge and respect for one another.”

Sue Woodroofe | Principal

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If your child’s education is one of the most important concerns you have, The Grammar School at Leeds will match and exceed your expectations. We compete at the very highest level in terms of nurturing and producing outstanding pupils and results.

GSAL is inclusive and provides the very best of everything for everyone with a world-class curriculum. To inspire and provide excellent opportunities, encouragement, care and support for all, runs through everything we do.

Children aged 3 to 18 can all benefit from the uniquely special experience and diamond model of learning at The Grammar School at Leeds. We are an extraordinary school and your child is incredibly precious. Together, we can develop young people of the future capable of confidently rising to life’s challenges.

Happy 10th Anniversary

This year, The Grammar School at Leeds celebrates a major milestone – its 10th anniversary. Back in 2008, Leeds Grammar School and Leeds Girls’ High School merged together to create one of the UK’s most inspirational leading independent, co-educational schools. The Grammar School at Leeds continues to build on the long and proud history of its founding schools which can be traced back to 1552.

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The Diamond Model

A unique method of learning


Strategic direction


Experienced and focused

Community relations

Supporting others

Benefits of independent education

The latest research

Inspection reports

Rated ‘excellent'

Statutory policies

Policies and statutory information


See in inspiration in action

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