Primary School News

MTS Parents to Tackle Dallaglio Cycle Slam for Charity

Merchant Taylors’ parents Steve Faulkner-Atkinson and Martin Smith plan to undertake the Dallaglio Cycle Slam 2018 to raise money for a programme of rugby to transform the aspirations of young people aged 14-17 at increased risk of long-term unemployment, criminality and imprisonment.  Martin is one of only 30 riders, including Lawrence Dallaglio himself, who will tackle the […]

Year 5 Skier Bella Ranked 5th in UK U/10’s

Bella belongs to Ambition race team which is linked to the GBR Snow Sport England and mostly trains at the Chill Factore in Manchester on Tuesday evenings and Sunday mornings at 6am. Since October last year Bella has been training with Ambition in Austria, Leogang. Ambition has a house for the ski team to live […]

*Snow Update*

All schools are open and a partial timetable will be running for all pupils who can make it into school, although CCF this evening has been cancelled. MTGS Year 7 Parents’ Evening will run as normal. We have been advised that all school buses, from all schools, will run as normal tonight. Please do not travel […]

Joint School Eco Council Meeting

On Thursday 22nd February, the MTJBS Eco Council walked to Stanfield to meet with their Eco Council to discuss and share ideas on current topics we are all working on at the moment, previous projects we have completed and future projects we intend to look into. We met in the meeting room and had a very successful discussion with both the […]

Catalyst Museum Trip

On Thursday 8th February, Year Four girls spent the day at the Catalyst Museum in Widnes. Here they learned all about reducing waste, recycling and re-using our rubbish! After an instructor-led workshop, the children all followed their own ‘Environment Trails’, finding out answers for themselves, using puzzles and investigations around the museum to help them. […]

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 […]

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 […]

David Campbell Multi-Sports Programme

This term, all pupils in both Year One and Year Two were given the opportunity to take part in a multi-sports club, offered by the award winning David Campbell Soccer Schools Programme. Sports offered included athletics, football, cricket and dodge ball. This proved extremely popular and catered for children of all abilities. As another successful […]

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 […]

Magical Maths

Following the success of our previous Magical Maths Clubs with Key Stage One, we are pleased that Professor Poopenshtinken and his team have returned to Stanfield this term. Our Year Three and Four classes have enjoyed the opportunity to join this club’s exciting and informative sessions. This week was Mathletics week which meant our Olympic Mathletes were at […]