OGA Summer Luncheon 2017

Saturday, 24th June, saw the annual OGA Summer Luncheon as our Old Girls returned to MTGS for the chief social event of their calendar. Over 60 Old Girls, current pupils and staff attended the Luncheon, which will unfortunately be Louise Robinson’s last as Headmistress following her decision to leave the School this coming Spring. Guests […]

School Council gives support to Sefton Sea Cadets

The Boys’ School was pleased to welcome back Old Boy Philip Cave on behalf of Seaforth Sea Cadets Corps to accept a donation from the School Council of £1,100. A 2010 leaver, Philip is currently a senior 2nd officer and navigator for Princess Cruises, having gained sponsorship from the company for his officer training upon […]

Magical Maths Club Returns to Stanfield

Following the success of our previous Magical Maths Clubs, we are pleased that Professor Poopenshtinken will be returning to Stanfield in September to offer a whole new course of Magical Maths activities. Professor Poopenshtinken, the mathematical genius, came to join us again in assembly to visit KS1 and he was fantastic! He showed us some magic tricks […]

Chair of Governors awarded CBE

The Schools were delighted to receive news that the Chair of the Governors, Beverley Bell, has been awarded a CBE for her services to Road Safety and the Freight Industry. Beverley is an Old Girl of MTS (1971 – 1978) and has served as the Chair of the Governors since July 2016. Her award comes […]

Merchants’ U15 through to National Final!

Merchants’ Under 15 cricket team continued their spectacular run in the English Schools national cricket competition with a thrilling victory against Stamford School from Lincolnshire on Wednesday. This semi-final win now puts the boys in the top two teams in England and ready to contest the final on 10th July at Oakham. Having won the […]

MTGS Welcomes Back Recent Leavers for Returnees Day

The Girls’ School was pleased to welcome back recent leavers for its annual Returnees Day. Returnees Day is an important date in the School calendar and serves a dual purpose. It allows recent leavers to return to the School following their first year of University and share their experiences with staff and friends, but also […]

Junior Boys Book and Biscuit Sale

On Friday 9th June Mrs Wynne, Y4W and the PTA organised a book and biscuit sale.  This event gave pupils the opportunity to recycle old books, eat biscuits and read.  The tables were full of exciting books for all ages, the biscuits and cakes were delicious and due to their amazing selling techniques we managed […]

Science Workshop Fun for Junior Boys

On Wednesday 7th June Year 4 and 6 where lucky enough to attend the hands on science workshop.  Working scientifically they explored the human body, considered why we need to exercise, have a good diet and dissected hearts.  As you can see from the photographs fun was had by all.

U11 Cricket Team are Lancashire Champions

On Monday 19th June the U11 cricket team travelled to Blackburn to play in the final of the Lancashire Cup (Plate). Having won the main trophy the last two years the boys were keen to come home with some gold coloured medals. It was a 12 over a side pairs match with each pair batting three […]

Outstanding Rowing Success for Nia

Over the past few weeks Nia Almond has raced in her single scull at Chester Regatta and at Henley Women’s Regatta. Due to her outstanding levels of hard work, commitment, drive and focus she has performed to an excellent standard. At Chester Regatta Nia was the fastest female sculler over the whole day racing in […]