Primary School News

Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies Our Year 5 pupils were keen to meet their new Reading Buddies from Year 2.  

Junior Girls’ Swimming Success

Merchant Taylors’ Junior Girls’ swimming team have been celebrating a successful season. The girls travelled to Darwen on the 20th April 2016, for the AIJS Swimming Championships. The girls had great success at the event, reaching all the finals and coming away with five gold medals. The under 10 Individual Medley was won by Evie […]

Boys’ Celebrate Excellent Inspection

Merchant Taylors’ Senior and Junior Boys’ are celebrating an outstanding Inspection Report after the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) praised the School as being ‘Excellent’ in the key categories of Pastoral Care, Pupils’ Personal Development, Curricular and extra-curricular Provision, Safeguarding, Governance, Leadership and Management. Below are some of the direct quotes from the Report.  Click to […]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

On the 23rd April at 11am, CBeebies will air their adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, which was performed and filmed in Liverpool’s Everyman Theatre. It looks to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death and aims to introduce young children into the exciting world of Shakespeare. The crew was bursting with CBeebies cast members […]

Reception Visit Stockley Farm

The reception classes recently enjoyed a fun-filled and busy day out at Stockley Farm. The children made some new and interesting friends and had the opportunity to meet and feed the latest additions to the farm. As well as this the children explored the surrounding woodland and even enjoyed a ride on the back of […]

Stay and Play with Reception

The Reception classes hosted three ‘Stay and Play’ afternoons where the excited children were able to show their parents and family members around the Reception Unit and take part in some collaborative activities. RM RW RR

Parent Careers/Work Experience Survey

Dear Parent(s), Guardian(s), Please follow this link to take you to a short survey on Parent Careers/Work Experience.  We have kept it concise to avoid ‘survey fatigue’ and are extremely grateful for you taking the time to fill it in: The information, needless to say, is fully confidential and will not be shared with any […]

Easter Holiday Club

The children have had fun playing outside, making chalk drawings and baking chocolate plant pot muffins. More photos to come as the week progresses!

Easter Bonnet Parade

The children showed off some outstanding creations on Stanfield’s catwalk at the end of term – well done to the children and to all the helpers at home!