School Trips & Events

Grantown Grammar School pupils have amazing opportunities to visit many exciting and interesting places.  All of the residential trips, provide valuable social, cultural, sporting and educational experiences.

Parents, carers, friends and family are openly invited to attend the Music and Drama performances held in the school throughout the year.  They showcase the incredible talent of our pupils and tickets are available through pupils or from the school office.

Performing Arts Trip – New York, America

10 – 16 October 2020 **Now re-scheduled to 5 – 11 June 2021**

A seven day “trip of a lifetime” to New York.  The trip includes;

  • Flights, insurance, transfers and 7 day Subway pass.
  • 5 nights’ accommodation with breakfast and evening meals – Including  Planet Hollywood, Chinese Restaurant, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co, Italian Restaurant, Pizza
  • Drama workshop, Broadway Show, NBC Studio tour
  • New York Philharmonic Orchestra Concert
  • Boat trip to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Visit to the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
  • Visits to iconic New York landmarks, including: Empire State Building, China Town, Central Park, Ground Zero, Brooklyn Bridge plus others
  • Cinema and Bowling
  • plus a Souvenir trip hoodiee

Please speak to Mrs Shearon if you have any queries regarding this trip.

Snowsports trip – Serre Chevalier, France

2 – 9 January 2021 ** Now re-scheduled to 8 – 15 January 2022**

Staying at The Clubhotel Frejus in Serre Chevalier, France.  We will have six days of downhill skiing or boarding, four hours of instruction from ESF instructors each day; lift pass and hire of equipment (supplement for Board hire); full board; all flights and transfers from the Airport; après ski activities, for example bumboarding, quiz nights, swimming, disco and ceilidh. 

Please note that there are additional costs for some pupils; 

  • Snowboard/boots hire: £50
  • Ski bag carriage (for own skis/board): £50 (cost can be shared between 2 pupils) 
  • Air Passenger Duty of £13.00 per person will apply to all paying passengers aged 16 or over at the time of travel.
  • Adult lift pass supplement (for students aged 18+) of £140.00 per person. We are unable to avoid this additional cost for pupils over the age of 18

Please speak to Mrs Knight if you have any queries regarding this trip.

Gallery of previous school trips and events

A photo gallery will be available shortly…

Grantown Grammar pupils have enjoyed residential trips away to France, New York; Theatre Trips; Snowsports Races and Cultural exchanges to China.