Infants News

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 […]

MTPS Celebrate British Science Week 2018 – Exploration and Discovery

To celebrate British Science Week 2018, Merchant Taylors’ Primary have been busy exploring the world around us and making scientific discoveries of our own. Year 1 made cornflour slime and had lots of fun noticing how the liquid got thicker when it was pushed or pressed down. They also investigated rainbow colour mixing using milk, […]

Here’s to You Mrs Robinson!

It has been a celebratory week for school as we have said goodbye to Mrs Louise Robinson after her twelve years in post as Headmistress. On Monday, Louise said her goodbyes in her last assembly to the school and the staff held their end of term tea party where it is customary to give leaving […]

Year 2 Trip to World of Glass

During their trip to The World of Glass last week, Year Two watched a glassblowing demonstration and at the end of the day, they were allowed to pick a hand-blown glass bowl to bring back to school.   Year Two decided to hold a raffle with the glass bowl as the winning prize with all […]