Perseverance

Definition

The use of integrity and hard work to overcome challenges.

Expectations

Students are expected to work hard in everything that they do.​



Year 13s at the Modern Languages Debating Competition

On Thursday 16th November, Ms Gill, Miss Benson, Mrs Ryan and Mrs McIntosh accompanied three teams of Year 13 language students (French, German and Spanish) at the Northern Schools’ Modern Languages Debating Competition at Cheadle Hulme School. It was only the second time that AGGS entered, having won the Spanish finals at last year’s competition. … Continue reading Year 13s at the Modern Languages Debating Competition

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Year 11’s Amazing Victoria Sponge

The Year 11 students have been looking at raising agents this half term. They have made some amazing Victoria Sponge cakes!  

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Year 9 Fashion Designs

Here are some fabulous examples of Miss Taylor’s Year 9 fashion designs based on the work of Alexander McQueen and inspired by their own studies of reptiles and butterflies. They created their designs using repeat patterns and on their first design used fine line pen and water, the creativity and attention to details are stunning. … Continue reading Year 9 Fashion Designs

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Biology Photography Competition Winners

First prize in the Biology Photography competition was won by Connie A, whose photo of a deer lit by a shaft of sunlight at Dunham Massey was superb. Our guest judge Dr Pickering praised its composition and the detail she captured. Connie received her prize, a digital camera, kindly donated by Dr Pickering. Second and … Continue reading Biology Photography Competition Winners

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Year 7 Floral Blooms

I have discovered some beautiful drawings whilst sorting the drawers of 7-3. Well done, these look fantastic!

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STEM Club Logo Design

The winner of the logo design competition is Aniya G from Year 8. The science department really like they way that Aniya had included the shape and style of the school logo into her design. It made it very specific to STEM here at AGGS. Well done.

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National Schools Badminton Championships : Round 1 – Trafford

This afternoon AGGS took on Flixton, Lostock, Stretford, and Sale Grammar in the first round of the National Schools Badminton Championships at Sale High School. We had two U14s teams which were lavanya, Anusha, Jahnavi, Samyukatha,  and Alicia in the A team and Neave, Dristi, Harshitha, Nam, and Charlotte on the B team. The two … Continue reading National Schools Badminton Championships : Round 1 – Trafford

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English Schools Swimming Success

The Year 9 and 10 swimming team entered the English Schools national swimming competition before half term and were very successful. They competed in both the freestyle and medley relay and won a bronze medal in the medley relay with a fantastic time.  This means that they were the third best medley team in the … Continue reading English Schools Swimming Success

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Cross Country Update 2017

The AGGS Cross Country team are very excited to be through to the National Final of the ESAA Cross Country Cup which will take place in Kent on 25th November. This is their journey so far. The local rounds of this competition started in October with 1690 teams taking part across England competing against other … Continue reading Cross Country Update 2017

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Grace on CBBC’s Taking the Next Step

Have any of you spotted Grace (8-3) in the CBBC show Taking the Next Step?! Grace successfully auditioned to appear on the show, which is a competition to win a guest role in the show The Next Step. From 2,250 auditions, Grace was selected to be one of 150 young dancers invited to Regional auditions. The … Continue reading Grace on CBBC’s Taking the Next Step

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