Old Girls’ General News

Navratri Festival of Indian Dance & Music

Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School is hosting Navratri Festival of Indian Dance & Music on the 4th, 5th and 12th October from 8pm until 12am. The event will have traditional live music performed by Shakti Vrund UK and all details on how to purchase tickets can be found on the flyer below.

Former Head Girl Named Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to former Head Girl, Magdalena, for winning the Volunteer of the Year award at the Proud of Aintree Excellence Awards 2019! Magdalena was one of the hospital’s youngest volunteers and cared for patients in the Accident and Emergency department for almost two years, alongside studying at Merchant Taylors’. She recently completed her A Level […]

Alumni Cross the Atlantic for Speech Day Celebrations

Merchant Taylors’ Schools enjoy recognising the achievements of its talented and happy community and in the last few weeks we did just that. Speech Day ceremonies took place at Liverpool’s Royal Philharmonic Hall where both of our Senior Schools celebrated our pupils’ successes in academic subjects and extra-curricular activities. Optical Engineer for NASA, Lauren McNally […]

Merchant Taylors’ Girls’ School Welcomes New Headmistress

The start of the Summer Term has seen the exciting arrival of Claire Tao, the new Headmistress at Merchant Taylors’ Senior Girls’ School. Prior to her new role, Claire worked as a deputy head at the City of London School for Girls, one of the top ten performing schools in the country for both A-levels and […]

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 […]

Sports Tour Sponsorship

We are looking for support for our upcoming sports tours for both the Senior Boys’ and Senior Girls’ School squads. The Boys’ Rugby Tour will see them travel to New Zealand and Fiji, while the Girls will play Hockey and Netball in Australia and Singapore. If you would be interested in sponsoring a pupil or […]

Sixth Form to Represent MTS at Model G20 Youth Leadership Summit

This weekend, nine Merchant Taylors’ Sixth Form students travelled to the USA to participate in the Model G20 Summit which is taking place in Boston this week. Molly Rigby, Ceci Power, Tala Bugis, Sophie Green, Khaira Ashcroft from the Senior Girls’ and Harry Scott, Aryan Patra, Mazin Karem and Zak Mansuri from the Senior Boys’. […]

Trio of Old Girls in BBC Documentary

Three Old Girls of the School are set to star in a BBC documentary, charting the rise of Korean pop music (or K-Pop) around the world: KPOP: Korea’s Secret Weapon – BBC Radio 1’s Adele Roberts heads to Korea to discover the latest music phenomenon: K-pop. Adele investigates this secretive music industry and delves in […]

Memorial Service for Ms Sian Tickle

Dear members of the Merchants’ community, Our much loved and valued colleague Ms Sian Tickle passed away over the Christmas break following a long illness. Her family have asked for the funeral to be a private service for family and close friends. Immediately following the funeral the family would like Merchant Taylors’ to host a memorial service in […]

Announcement from Mrs Louise Robinson

Message to the school community from Mrs Louise Robinson, Headmistress of Merchant Taylors’ Girls’ School It is with tremendous sadness that I write to inform the school community of the death of our friend and colleague, Ms Sian Tickle. Ms Tickle had been unwell for some time and she passed away peacefully on Friday 22nd December. […]