Senior Boys News

The Durham 10

A huge congratulations to the boys below, who have all successfully secured offers from Durham University.

The Royal College of Science Union’s Competition – Vyas Burra

Vyas Burra, one of our GCSE pupil’s, was chosen as the youngest finalist in this year’s Royal College of Science Union’s Science Challenge.  Ever since a young age, Vyas has had a great passion for science.   To satisfy this quest for knowledge Vyas has decided to pursue Medicine as a career, and, like many boys […]

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 […]

Ogden Trust Revision Event 2016

On the evening of 19th April over a hundred Year 11 physics students attended a revision event at Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School in association with The Liverpool Ogden Trust Partnership. The event gave sixth form students the chance to teach short sessions on a particular area of the GCSE course to students who are preparing […]

Impressive Silver for Callum

Callum Davidson produced a number of impressive performances to claim silver at the 2016 Northern Ireland Open Judo Championships held in Londonderry last weekend. Year 7 pupil Callum started the day well controlling his first fight resulting in a comfortable win.  The second fight saw Callum continue with his positive judo that resulted in winning […]

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 […]

1st XV Lancashire Plate Winners

Match report by Mr King: The 1st XV were scheduled to play the final of their Lancashire Plate competition on Wednesday 2nd March at Liverpool St Helens Rugby Club but this was postponed due to waterlogged pitches and the match had to be arranged for Wednesday 23rd March. A coin toss was made and Bolton […]

We are the new Junior Schools Challenge Quiz North West Champs!

Merchant Taylors’ are the new Junior Schools Challenge Quiz North West Champions, having gone unbeaten against fifteen other schools at Bury Grammar School. With captain Ben Falconer in imperious form throughout and well supported by Marcus Baldwin, Daniel Naguib and George Farrar, the team defeated AKS in the final to lift the trophy for the […]


Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore visited Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School, Crosby on Wednesday 9th March to deliver a lecture to 440 guests on ‘The Adolescent Brain’.  Professor Blakemore is a Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at University College London.  Her group’s research focuses on brain development in human adolescence and she mounted a very strong defence for every […]