Infants News

*Reminder* Occasional Holiday Monday 3rd December

Reminder to all parents across Merchant Taylors’ Schools: The Occasional Holiday this year is on Monday 3rd December 2018. All Schools will be closed on that day. Thank you.

Year Two Visit MTBS to Learn About The Great Fire of London!

Year Two were thrilled to visit MTBS science laboratories last week, on what has become an annual trip for the year group. 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. […]

October Half Term Holiday Club

Our Holiday Club have been very busy having lots of fun this half term. We have been getting into the Halloween spirit by making and decorating chocolate covered apples for Halloween and creating autumn themed collages. They have also had a trip to the park where the children had lots of fun on the activity […]

Magical Maths Returns to MTPS

Professor Poopenshtinken had travelled 25 hours straight out of Eastern Europe when he spotted the school in the area beside the road, looming with powerful presence in the cool air. He was young pupils, not very old, ten or eleven at most, rushing around with a look of excitement. It was clear they were here […]

Primary School WWI Themed Art Workshop

A group of talented artists from year 6 were involved in producing Art work, last term, to be exhibited at the Birmingham Symphony Hall on 11th November 2018 to represent the 100th Anniversary of the First World War.   The theme of the concert is ‘Remembrance and Hope’ whereby the girls made 3D felt poppies […]

Primary School Raise Funds for Zoe’s Place

Year 5 & 6 School Council Reps from MTPS visited Zoe’s Place in Liverpool to hand over a cheque for £3000, which was raised at our sponsored Easter Bunny Hop. The girls had a short tour of the hospice, met some nurses and learnt how vital fundraising is for the children who are there. The highlight was meeting 2 year old […]

Newlands Blog 2018

To follow our Year 6 Junior Girls Newlands trip please click here

Magical Maths

This week was magical with games, fun & stand up bingo… Yes the Mathemagician was here again for another fun packed week of magical maths. The Mathemagician enjoyed being creative and playing magical games with the children! The Magician Booklet Learning objectives: The 11x table trick teaches children to multiply any 2-digit number by 11. By year […]

Magical Maths is Back!

Professor Poopenshtinken wanted to come again in person when he heard that there was another club running at your school! This time the Professor left in plenty of time in order to get a parking space outside the school (apologies if he is in your spot). He was really excited to be heading back!  He was wondering […]

Message from Merchant Taylors’ Primary Headmistress Julie Yardley

Yesterday was National Primary Allocation Day, where parents across the UK will found out whether their children had been offered a place at their preferred primary school. For some, this can be an incredibly uncertain time, especially for those parents whose children have not been offered a place at a school of their choosing and may be […]