Boys Sixth Form News

Merchant Taylors’ Welcomes New Headmaster at Senior Boys’ School

The start of the new academic year has seen the appointment of the twenty third Headmaster at Merchant Taylors’ Senior Boys’ School. David Wickes joins us from Warwick School where he worked as Deputy Headmaster. Mr Wickes has a rich academic background and holds a degree in Modern History from Oxford University as well as an […]

A Level Results 2018: Top Results and Students off to a variety of destinations

It has been another great year for Merchant Taylors’ Schools. Two thirds of our students achieved A*-B grades in their A Levels with eight heading to Oxford and Cambridge, the world’s most prestigious universities.  Merchant Taylors’ prides itself on developing students who year after year achieve some of the best A Level results in the […]

A Level Results Day 2018

Upper Sixth, we hope you’ve had a great summer so far and a well deserved rest! Are you ready for results day this Thursday 16th August? Please arrive at School to collect your results between 8am-11am. We’ve also gathered a few useful links below about what to do on results day. Good luck! Senior Girls: […]

MTBS Scores With Regional Rugby Award Win

Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School has been crowned the winner of the prestigious Ian Robinson Award for the 2017/2018 rugby season. It was presented on behalf of the Liverpool & District Referees Society at their annual AGM dinner, which was held at Wirral RUFC, on Monday 14th May 2018. The award, which mirrors a similar one […]

Merchants’ RAF Victorious!

The RAF CCF Section travelled to RAF Halton, Aylesbury, to compete against nine other teams from across the UK CCF RAF schools on Sunday 24th June. The team had been busy practicing at weekends for the event and were confident that this practice would pay off. Hours of pounding the drill square, getting wrapped up […]

Sixth Formers Unearth Historic Plaque

The above plaque has had an interesting life and quite how it came back to the School is still a mystery. It was found by two current Lower Sixth students, Jack Bostock and Dominic Hodkinson, in a rather blackened state in an old store cupboard in the Boys’ School DT labs. The boys restored the […]

Cadets Welcome Wildcat for Annual Inspection

On the 27th April, we celebrated our 103rd annual Combined Cadet Force (CCF) Inspection Day and welcomed a Royal Navy Wildcat helicopter to MTBS. The day was attended by 38 senior North West military professionals from the RAF, Army and the Royal Navy and consisted of a formal inspection of the Schools’ Guard of Honour, […]

Model G20 Summit Report

During lunchtime on Monday February 5th, a group of 9 of us set off on a 3,116 mile journey which took us across the Atlantic Ocean to Boston Massachusetts, in order to attend the Model G20 Youth Summit as representatives of the UK. We were the only students from the UK lucky enough to go […]

Sixth Form Help at Aintree Hospital World Kidney Day

We have received a big thank you from Aintree Hospital’s RGN Renal Unit for the help they received from our Sixth Form students for World Kidney Day. The team at Aintree said they were all very helpful and professional. Well done everyone, we hope you enjoyed the experience!

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 […]