Senior Boys News

Lancashire Cricket Success for Three Former Pupils

Lancashire’s Second XI faced Yorkshire in their opening Second XI Trophy game of the season and featured three former Merchant Taylors’ pupils in their XI. The match took place at Scarborough Cricket Club and it was the second time that Lancashire had faced Yorkshire having drawn a friendly game in the days prior. Lancashire were […]

Y11 and L6 Receive Medicine Career Talk From Ex-Pupils

On Thursday we were joined by two former Merchant Taylors’ students, Dr Libby Wilson and Dr Nikhil Misra, who gave a talk on careers in medicine to Year 11 and Lower Sixth boys and girls. Dr Wilson is an Emergency Medicine Consultant at Aintree Hospital and Dr Misra is a Consultant General and Trauma Surgeon. […]

Sefton Super Reads 2019

On Tuesday 26th March sixteen boys, Joseph Bigley, Charlie Johnson, Alex Meadows, James Randall, Zac Richardson, Sulaimaan Ahmed, Raiden Swindells, Matthew Hannon, Junior Connor, Hugh Lawrence, Rajan Naidoo, Harry Wynne, Buckley Loftus, Raveen Mallawa, Hemanth Bheemireddy, and Methul Gamage, went to Crosby Library for the Sefton Super Reads award afternoon. Pupils from several local schools […]

MTS pupil scores ‘genius’ MENSA mark

Twelve year old Darren Toh, who was born deaf, has been awarded the highest possible IQ score by MENSA, months after passing his GCSE Maths exam with a Grade 9.  Darren did not speak until the age of five after being diagnosed with bilateral genetic congenital deafness and first learned to communicate by using sign […]

Merchant Taylors shortlisted for Goldsmiths’ Company Award for Community Engagement

The School was shortlisted in recognition of the amazing work it does in our local community through the Merchants in the Community Project and School-wide fundraisers led by the School Council. Five of our Upper Sixth boys were asked to give a presentation on the programme in front of a panel of five judges, before […]

World Book Day 2019 – Tom Palmer

We were delighted to welcome Tom Palmer to help us celebrate World Book Day.  In assembly he talked about the importance of reading, and how discovering new books inspires ideas for his stories. After an hour with all the junior school boys, Tom came to the library where all year 7 boys were looking forward to meeting a […]

Drama and Spanish – Merchants Masterclasses

On Saturday 9th March we held a Spanish and Drama Masterclass. The girls involved learnt some Spanish phrases and put their language skills to the test by producing and performing a cafe scene all in Spanish! Their parents were invited into school to watch the performance and they were not disappointed. The girls were confident […]

Talking Minds – A Mental Health Symposium for Educators

Merchant Taylors’ is proud to be hosting “Talking Minds – A Mental Health Symposium for Educators” on Friday 24th May 2019 from 09.30 – 15.45. Keynote speakers include: Natasha Devon MBE Jonny Benjamin MBE Danny Sculthorpe Dick Moore The cost of the event is £100 per delegate. We are offering one FREE place for every maintained […]

St Patrick’s Day Rugby Dinner

Don’t forget to book your tickets for our annual Rugby Dinner, taking place at 7pm on Saturday 16th March 2019 at Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ School. It is set to be a great evening consisting of raffles, actions, live music and a four course meal. To book your place. please contact Mr J Weare on 07872932623 […]