Junior Boys News

Year Four Pupil Scoops Gold in Regional Fencing Competition

Congratulations to Michael Neophytou, from Year Four, who scooped first place at a regional fencing championship last weekend (Saturday 14th April) and is now ranked fourth in the country for boys under the age of nine. Michael won gold in the first event of the 2018 North West Junior Series, which was held at Manchester Fencing […]

Junior Boys’ Biathlon Success

 Five boys from year 5 and 6 made the trip down to Crystal Palace Sports Centre in London on Sunday 18th March for the British Schools’ Modern Biathlon. Unfortunately, due to adverse weather conditions on Saturday night the running part of the event had to be called off, this meant that running times from the qualifying event […]

Author Visit World Book Day

Rebecca Stevens visited Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ for World Book Day Thursday 1st March 2018.   Rebecca explained to year 7 boys that her first novel Valentine Joe, had been inspired by a collection of letters from her grandfather Fred, who was a pilot in the First World War. He had joined up when he was […]

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 […]

*Snow Update*

All schools are open and a partial timetable will be running for all pupils who can make it into school, although CCF this evening has been cancelled. MTGS Year 7 Parents’ Evening will run as normal. We have been advised that all school buses, from all schools, will run as normal tonight. Please do not travel […]

Joint School Eco Council Meeting

On Thursday 22nd February, the MTJBS Eco Council walked to Stanfield to meet with their Eco Council to discuss and share ideas on current topics we are all working on at the moment, previous projects we have completed and future projects we intend to look into. We met in the meeting room and had a very successful discussion with both the […]

Year 3 Junior Boys Lego Workshop

Year 3 pupils enjoyed taking part in a Lego workshop where they learnt about motors, switches and circuits while building their own Lego city. For a full photo album please Click Here

AJIS Indoor Athletics Event

Merchant Taylors’ Junior Boys’ recently traveled along with Merchant Taylors’ Junior Girls’ School to the AJIS Athletics event at the Robin Park Arena in Wigan. It was a fun and competitive day which saw children from 33 schools participate in a variety of events throughout the day. All of the children who participated gave a […]

Author Visit Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School

Visit by Sarwat Chadda (writing as Joshua Khan) Thursday 25th January 2018. Sarwat spoke to years 5, 6, some year 7 and year 8 English classes. The boys were curious to know why Sarwat’s latest novels were published under the different name of Joshua Khan. Sarwat explained that as the new books were very different from […]