Junior Boys News

Christmas Themed Arts & Crafts

Scroll down to see what the boys have been up to during the festive season… G&T Art Club’s Clay Christmas Snowmen Our Gifted, Talented and Able boys have continued to stretch their Art and Design skills, this term working with clay to produce snowmen in time for Christmas. The snowmen have been made using air […]

Year 6 Choir’s Christmas Treat

Halcyon House On Tuesday 8th December the Year 6 choir boys went to a retirement home called Halcyon House in Formby. We travelled by minibus with Mr.Youngson and Mr.Holroyd. After performing eight songs were each given a selection box, which was very nice. Whilst we were there we also had a chance to have an […]

PTA’s Christmas Panto Party

The Juniors had an action-packed Christmas Party consisting of five stations to visit including cricket, football, basketball and table tennis with a food, craft and lucky dip stop. The boys were also treated to a visit from Dame Ammonia Goodbody who took time out of her busy schedule in Sleeping Beauty at Southport Little Theatre to wish us all a Merry Christmas.  

Christmas Tree Decorating for St Faith’s Festival

The Gifted & Talented Art boys have been busily baking and decorating stained glass cookies to hang on the Merchant Taylors’ Christmas tree at St Faith’s Church Christmas Tree Festival this year. The tree is decorated with our handmade cookies as well as baubles from The Walton Centre…I think you’ll agree it looks lovely! The tree will be on display […]

Congratulations to our Geography Quiz Winners

Congratulations to our Geography Team A huge congratulations to our Gifted and Talented Geographers, Jonathan Corner, George Johnston, Thomas Cunliffe and Hemanth Bheemireddy who were awarded 1st Place winning their first ever Geography Competition. On Tuesday 1st December, the boys entered their first local Inter Schools World Geography Competition held at MTGS. Rounds included Which City? Geography […]

Grandparents Visit for Afternoon Tea

Grandparents and relatives who experienced the Second World War were invited to join us for afternoon tea in the Junior School Hall. The Year 6 boys interviewed our guests about their experiences as part of the Y6 History topic and learned a lot from what they were told. Sincere thanks go to Charles’ and Adam’s families for […]

Author Jon Mayhew Drops In

Jon Mayhew visit to MTS Library Wednesday 25th November 2015 Although he confessed to not being a keen reader as a child, author Jon Mayhew began with the message to our pupils, delightful to librarians, that reading is good for the brain, and improves many personal qualities like empathy. As a boy, he took a […]

Rhys Lightning Proves Unstoppable at Recent Tournaments

There has been some fantastic news for Rhys Davies (Year 6) who has been selected to play Table Tennis for Lancashire on the 28th November. He will also play matches against Durham and Lincolnshire on the same day. Rhys will be part of a team of five (three boys and two girls) in this junior […]

Young Shakespeare Workshop on Macbeth

Years 5 & 6 enjoyed taking part in an interactive workshop about Macbeth. The workshop was run by actors from the Young Shakespeare Company, and the boys were keen to demonstrate their knowledge by answering various questions about the play, as well as dressing up and contributing to the performance itself. A valuable and enjoyable morning […]

MyMaths iPad Guide

Please use the following guide if trying to access MyMaths on an iPad from home. MyMaths are looking to release their own iPad app soon which should make the process easier. We will pass on any further news when we have it. Enjoy MyMaths! Mr O’Shaughnessy Click on the puffin below to view the guide…