Junior Boys News

AJIS Indoor Athletics Event

Merchant Taylors’ Junior Boys’ recently traveled along with Merchant Taylors’ Junior Girls’ School to the AJIS Athletics event at the Robin Park Arena in Wigan. It was a fun and competitive day which saw children from 33 schools participate in a variety of events throughout the day. All of the children who participated gave a […]

Author Visit Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School

Visit by Sarwat Chadda (writing as Joshua Khan) Thursday 25th January 2018. Sarwat spoke to years 5, 6, some year 7 and year 8 English classes. The boys were curious to know why Sarwat’s latest novels were published under the different name of Joshua Khan. Sarwat explained that as the new books were very different from […]

Fantastic Response to Cricket Charity Campaign

Merchant Taylors’ School in Crosby is delighted to support a cricket charity campaign set up by one of its former pupils, Mark Edwards. ‘The response from our school community, as well as further afield, has been remarkable’ said Headmaster, Deiniol Williams. ‘People have been dropping kit into us since they read or heard about the […]

National Storytelling Week

Year 3 pupils performed an assembly on National Storytelling Week for the rest of the Junior School, dressing up as their favourite characters and sharing their favourite stories. You can take part in National Storytelling Week by: Sharing a childhood story Reading a story to a younger brother or sister Sharing a story in class Writing […]

Sailing Towards the Olympics!

One of our year six pupils, Thomas Link, is on course to compete in the Olympics. Eleven year old Thomas has been selected by RYA British Youth Sailing to represent the northern region in their Topper ‘Zone Squad’, giving him an opportunity to train with a professional coach. Zone squad is the first rung on […]

Rhys Davies Crowned Merseyside Champion

All five of the Senior Boys’ School’s table tennis players took part in the Merseyside Schools Championships at Crosby High last Saturday. In a highly competitive U/16 category, the boys were divided into groups of three or four, with only the winner progressing to the knockout stage – this made qualification very difficult and this […]

Year 6 Pupil Goes the Extra Mile

Last term, Year 6 pupil Christian Syms, once again demonstrated the true meaning of Christmas with his very generous donation of a selection of seasonal prizes for a Christmas raffle. Christian also did this last Christmas whilst at Easter he kindly donated a selection of Easter eggs. As in previous years Christian has chosen The Good Life […]

Head Boy gains Black Belt in Taekwondo

We are all very proud of Drew Hutchinson, Year 6 pupil and Head Boy, who recently passed his Taekwondo black belt grading. It has taken him 7 years of dedication, determination and hard work to reach the top award in Taekwondo. An incredible achievement at only ten years of age! Well done, Drew!  

Virtual Reality Space Exploration

Our Junior and Infant pupils recently blasted off into space for an exciting virtual reality journey exploring the universe. After putting on their virtual reality goggles pupils waited in the docking bay in anticipation of take- off. Our Year 5 and Year 2 astronauts were quickly launched along a very realistic, fast moving, gravity defying […]

Year Four Finish Purple Mash Project

Y4 boys finished their 2code project on Purple Mash this week. Each boy got a certificate to show how much of a coding genius they are! In this 2code project, the boys have successfully coded a traffic light system, a background switcher, a splatty bug game and a unit converter to name just a few. […]