Junior Girls News

Virtual Open Evening

Thursday 1st October 2020 ~ 4.45pm-7.45pm Nothing beats seeing us in person, but unfortunately that isn’t possible in the current climate. We therefore invite you to our Virtual Open Evening on Thursday 1st October, which will consist of a virtual tour of the school sites, interviews with current pupils and staff, as well as a […]

Merchant Taylors’ welcomes first groups of pupils back to school

We are delighted to have begun welcoming some of our children back to school. Girls and boys in Reception and Year 6 have now returned to school and they will shortly be followed by children in Year 10 and Year 12 (in smaller groups on separate days) as well as Year 1 in the coming […]

Physics Behind the Rainbow Competition

The Physics Department were amazed by the standard of work that was sent to them by pupils in Year 5 and 6 for ‘The Physics Behind the Rainbow Competition’. The girls were challenged to find out how rainbows are formed and then produce their own colourful rainbow experiments at home. The standard was so high that we […]

Elizabeth to lead new chapter at Merchant Taylors’ Stanfield

Merchant Taylors’ School is delighted to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Lynan as the new Head Teacher of Stanfield Primary School. Elizabeth joined Merchant Taylors’ as Deputy Head Teacher five years ago, and in January 2019 was appointed Acting Head at Stanfield in its previous structure of a co-educational infant school and a junior school […]

Chair of Governors Retires After 4 Years

Current Chair, and Old Girl, Beverley Bell will retire from the post on 12 July, with Old Crosbeian Philip Marshall taking over. Beverley has written the below letter to all members of the Merchant Taylors’ community: Dear Colleagues, Parents, Alumni, I hope you all enjoyed the half term break and had some time to relax […]

Archie and Jessica take on Challenge 26

Archie (Year 5) and Jessica (Year 3) are attempting Challenge 26, which has been set up to help those charities who have missed out on donations after the cancellation of the London Marathon. Archie and Jessica, along with little brother Joseph have come up with 26 different challenges to complete, with all moneys raised through […]

Corinne Awarded 5th Blue Peter Badge

Congratulations to Stanfield pupil, Corrine, who has just been awarded her FIFTH Blue Peter badge. Corinne was chosen to be an advocate for autism due to a poem she wrote about her brother, and recently featured in the Blue Peter show. Corinne submitted two original poems, an original short story (which you can read below) […]

School tech team producing PPE visors for frontline carers

Staff at Merchant Taylors’ School in Crosby have begun making protective visors for healthcare workers during the Covid-19 outbreak. The design and technology team at the Boys’ School site are now creating 300 items of the protective equipment every day in conjunction with the Merseyside PPE Hub collective. Using materials provided free of charge by […]

Get Connected

We’re asking pupils of all ages to write to older alumni and local people in the Crosby community. Merchant Taylors’ is a strong and varied community, and we want our pupils to reach out to those who may be feeling isolated or vulnerable in these tricky times. All you need to do is write a […]

Physics Challenge

The Physics Department have got a challenge for you! Using only things that you can find around the house can you build a roller coaster for a marble? If you don’t have a marble, you can improvise for example rolled up blu-tack or a cherry tomato. The Physics department want to see who can come […]