Empowerment

Definition

Motivating young people to forge their own path.

Expectations

Students are encouraged to actively participate in lessons and achieve their full potential.​



Rijuta J was nominated to be the AGGS School Physicist of the Year 2018 (SPOTY)

Rijuta J was nominated by the physics department to be the award winner for the AGGS School Physicist of the Year 2018 (SPOTY). SPOTY celebrates the talent of exceptional students studying physics in local schools. On behalf of The University of Manchester and The Ogden Trust, she was invited to the School of Physics & … Continue reading Rijuta J was nominated to be the AGGS School Physicist of the Year 2018 (SPOTY)

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GCSE Results 2018

Students at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls rise to the challenge of new GCSE examinations   GCSE-Results-2018-(32)In a year that saw new GCSE examinations across virtually all subjects, students at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls once again achieved an incredible set of outstanding results.   37.2% of all entries achieved the very top grade of … Continue reading GCSE Results 2018

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A-Level Results 2018

The students and staff at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls have a great deal to be proud of once again as they celebrate another excellent set of results which saw 90.2% of examinations graded at A*-B and 98% graded at A*-C. The school has plenty to celebrate, with a remarkable 70 students achieving A* or … Continue reading A-Level Results 2018

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Thought for the week

Empowerment ‘Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.’ (Judy Garland)

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AGGS Sports Personality Of the Year 2018

Congratulations to Emma in Year 10 and Grace in Year 8 who were awarded Sports Personality of the Year. Emma was awarded the school category for her achievements in athletics and Grace the open category for her achievements in dance outside of school.  We are very proud of them both!

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We WON! Spire Manchester Hospital Competition

Exciting news and a huge congratulations to Parnika, Parissa, Evie, Sophia and Yvonne for winning the competition. They could not decide on one winner so awarded all of them with prizes and their work will feature across both the children’s and adolescent menus. They also have the other hospitals within the Spire group interested in … Continue reading We WON! Spire Manchester Hospital Competition

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Food Tech End Of Year Summary

I would like to end this academic year by saying well done to all of you who have made some of the amazing dishes that leave F7 every day. Thank you for all your hard work. Well done and good luck to Year 11. Over the last 2 weeks we have run the AGGS Bake … Continue reading Food Tech End Of Year Summary

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Model UN Withington

  On the first of July this term, a Sunday of extreme heat and a stubborn sun, a selection of students got to say `pinch, punch, first of the month` to several other schools in this year’s annual Withington MUN (Model United Nations) beginners’’ conference or WIMUNX. AGGS was given two delegations: Turkey and Jordan; … Continue reading Model UN Withington

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National Youth Assembly Trip to Westminster

On Monday 2nd July, I went to Westminster along with 2 other representatives from the north west: Edward and Meghan. It was part of democracy week and organised by the National Youth Assembly. We had our first meeting in Portcullis House, part of the parliamentary estate. This was an opportunity to question MPs on almost … Continue reading National Youth Assembly Trip to Westminster

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Y12 Work Experience

Year 12 have just completed their week’s work experience in industry. Work experience placements serve multiple purposes, including experience of the world of work, employability skill development and experience to help guide future career decision-making. Some of the companies who hosted Y12 were HSBC Bank, 5Plus Architects, NHS, Unilever and Key 103. We have received … Continue reading Y12 Work Experience

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