Bradford Grammar School





A leading independent day school for girls and boys aged 6-18, Bradford Grammar School (BGS) can trace its origins back as far as 1548. The School’s traditional values of excellence and service continue to underscore its character and mission: academically selective and socially inclusive, BGS offers a vibrant and supportive community in which to learn and grow.

Dr Simon Hinchliffe, Headmaster








Winner, TES Independent School Wellbeing Initiative of the Year Award 2020: “wellbeing and self-esteem [are] front and centre of life at Bradford Grammar School.”


Spotlight on Happiness

Year 6 Chemistry








Recognition/ awards received:

  • The Daily Telegraph – Best Value Independent Schools in the UK 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023
  • Independent School Parent Magazine – Independent School of the Year 2021 for Contribution to Social Mobility
  • Times Educational Supplement – Independent School Awards, Wellbeing Initiative of the Year 2020
  • IDPE – Engagement Campaign of the Year 2019
  • The Sunday Times – Independent Secondary School of the Year, North: first place in 2018, top three for 2019, 2022 and 2023, and top five for 2021 and 2024.
  • Independent Schools Council / Schools Together – ‘Celebrating Partnerships’ 2021 and 2022
  • The Education Business Awards, Commended 2023


For further information, please call 01274 553702 or visit the School’s website >

Bradford Grammar School
Keighley Road

Tel: 01274 542492


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