Classlist Regular communication between parents is important in helping us build a supportive and welcoming school community.  Recent data protection changes mean parents now rely on a variety of informal channels to contact each other, ranging from ad-hoc email lists to social media groups on Facebook and WhatsApp. These can work well but raise important […]

Sixth Formers Unearth Historic Plaque

The above plaque has had an interesting life and quite how it came back to the School is still a mystery. It was found by two current Lower Sixth students, Jack Bostock and Dominic Hodkinson, in a rather blackened state in an old store cupboard in the Boys’ School DT labs. The boys restored the […]

*Important Notice to All Parents*

If you call the school today (6/6/2018) and you cannot get through, this is because we are experiencing an issue that has affected the school phone systems. If you need to contact the school immediately (e.g. to report an absence), please email the relevant school directly: Primary School: Junior Boys: Senior Girls: Senior Boys: For external […]

Merchant Taylors’ Girls’ School Pupil Named Top Cadet in UK

A pupil from Merchant Taylors’ Senior Girls’ School, has been named the top cadet in the UK, at a prestigious national awards ceremony. Charlotte Apel, who is 19, was presented with the Sir John Thomson Memorial Sword at the Royal Air Force Air Cadets (RAFAC) Awards, which took place at RAF College Cranwell, in Lincolnshire, […]

Pay it Forward Challenge

Hugh Lawrence 7S: “Recently, Mrs Marshall at MTBS and our form tutors challenged us to be kind to our peers. This challenge would consist of picking names out of a hat to see who we would have as our partner and then try and carry out as many good deeds for our partners. As well […]

Merchant Taylors’ Pupils Celebrate DofE Success at Buckingham Palace

On Thursday 17th May 11 pupils from Merchant Taylors’ Senior Girls’ and Boys’ School attended a presentation at Buckingham Palace, London, where they received their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards from BBC Sports Journalist, Karthi Gnanasegaram, after sharing their experiences with HRH The Earl of Wessex. During the Gold Award Presentation, HRH took the opportunity […]

Joint Lower Schools’ Production, “A Night at the Theatre”

Dear all Parents and Friends of the School You are warmly invited to purchase tickets for our forthcoming Joint Lower Schools’ production, “A Night at the Theatre” written by Mrs Laura Coleman, and directed by Ms Jenny Finnegan, to be performed in the Williams Hall at the Boys’ School on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th […]

Cycling Success for Cosgrove Brothers

On Thursday 3rd May, the Cosgrove brothers, Dan Year 5 and Joe Year 7, travelled to the Isle of Man via ferry from the Pier Head to Douglas, to take part in the Isle of Man Youth Tour Cycling Competition. This is a national event that is held annually over the Bank Holiday Weekend and attracts riders […]

Year 5 Visit Terracotta Warriors

Year 5 visited the World Museum in Liverpool yesterday to see the Terracotta Warriors The exhibition spans almost 1,000 years of Chinese history; from the conflicts and chaos of the Warring States period, to the achievements and legacy of the Qin and Han dynasties. The girls also took part in a Tiger of Qin workshop […]

Emily is Climbing to Success!

We are incredibly proud of all our students and the fantastic things they do both inside and outside the class room. This week we caught up with Emily Chan, who is a Year 3 pupil at Merchant Taylors’ Primary School. Emily recently took part in the national BMC Youth Climbing competition and came 10th in […]