Home economics at High Storrs in March 1980
Home economics at High Storrs in March 1980

Sheffield history: 10 pictures of High Storrs school in the 1970s and 80s - who can you spot?

Were you at High Storrs school in the 1970s or 80s? Our picture gallery features pupils and staff from those decades.

Wednesday, 9th February 2022, 12:24 pm

High Storrs school has been at its current site on High Storrs Road since 1933 – but originally opened on March 10 1880 as the Central Higher Grade School in the centre of Sheffield.

From the 1940s until 1968, the building housed separate Girls and Boys grammar schools. These were merged become a single comprehensive school in 1969.

Past pupils include actor Tom Ellis, footballers Kyle Walker and Jack Lester, and Michelin-starred chef Tessa Bramley.

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