Senior Boys News

Jack Bostock First Sea Lord Cadet for 2018

Petty Officer Cadet, Jack Bostock of Lower Sixth, has been selected as one of three cadets Nationally as First Sea Lord (1SL) Cadet for 2018. He will become part of the First Sea Lord Cadet Board. This is a very prestigious title to hold and he will be invited to attend some of the Royal […]

New Heads Appointed for 2018

The Board of Governors is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Heads to lead the Boys’ and Girls’ Senior Schools in 2018. Mrs Claire Tao, who is currently Deputy Head at the City of London School for Girls (CLSG), will take over as Headmistress from Mrs Louise Robinson when she leaves at Easter […]

Cosgrove Brothers North of England Champions

Congratulations to Cosgrove brothers, Joe (Year 7) & Dan (Year 5), who competed in the North of England Cyclo-cross Championships at the weekend, winning in the U12 & U10 age groups respectively. They competed in South Shields against riders from all across the north and came away as the North Champions. Well done boys!   […]

Year Two Visit Senior Boys’ Science Laboratories

Year Two were thrilled to visit MTBS science laboratories. Linking to our History topic of The Great Fire of London, we wanted to explore the reasons why the fire spread so easily though London and why it was so difficult to contain. An afternoon at the Senior Boys’ School was a wonderful way to bring […]

Old Boy donates equipment to DT department

The DT department of the Boys’ School was grateful to receive a very kind donation of equipment from Old Boy Geoffrey Brazendale. Mr Brazendale (1949 – 58) made the donation personally in October 2017 having travelled from his home in Cumbria.

Boys Win Merseyside Schools Table Tennis Team Championships

Our boys performed well at the Merseyside Championships last Saturday – they began with an emphatic 8-0 win over Formby High,  dropping no sets and Harry Griffiths earning the decisive point on his 13th birthday.  The final match against Sacred Heart was much tougher affair. In the 1st match Max Davies had to come from behind to […]

Madagascar Trip Summer 2017

On the 5th of July 30 students and 4 teachers departed from Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School for their expedition to Madagascar. The group consisted of 22 students from year 11 and 8 students from year 12. This was a new experience for all of the students and all set off with high expectations and excitement for […]

Callum takes Gold

Callum Davidson has taken gold at the North West Area Closed Ippon Judo League, Lancashire fixture, held in Blackburn earlier in October.  This new format has been introduced to decide the County and Area Champions and select those fighters who will represent the North West Squad 2018/2019. The Year 9 pupil was on impressive form […]

MTBS History Teacher Discusses the Partition of India on BBC Radio Asian Network

This year, the BBC has been marking 70 years since the Partition of British India, through a series of documentaries, debates and interviews, intended to evaluate the impact of this incredible event in British, Indian, and Pakistani history. On the 18th August 2017, Mr D. O’Malley, a history teacher of Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School, was pleased […]

Mental Toughness Week

Over the next few weeks leading up to half term the Schools have dedicated two weeks to assemblies, activities, lunchtime meetings and visitor presentations for pupils, staff and parents that address issues relating to Mental Toughness. For example, yesterday’s assembly at MTGS focused on pupils who achieve to a high standard in an activity. They were […]