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This term we say goodbye to Mr Dave Garrod

Dave has been the badminton coach at AGGS for over 20 years since his daughter was a student at the school. In order to help her with her badminton he decided to get his coaching qualifications and worked hard to help AGGS shape the amazing badminton teams we have today. He leaves us after helping … Continue reading This term we say goodbye to Mr Dave Garrod

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Plastics Club

Plastics club are a group of year 9 students who are passionate about reducing the amount of plastic we use as a school. In the last few weeks they have performed assemblies to years 7-10 in order to raise awareness of the issues involved. They have also had a meeting with Ms Gill about what … Continue reading Plastics Club

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UKMT Success

4 pupils from years 8 and 9 represented AGGS yesterday at the UKMT team challenge. The pupils achieved 5th out of 27 teams! The pupils involved were Evie, Rachel, Nishi (Year 8 ) and Rose (Year 9).

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Year 11 NEA 2 completion

Well done to year 11 who have completed their NEA 2 and 50% of their GCSE in food and nutrition. See some of their dishes here:

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Year 10 Bread Making

Year 10 are working hard this term understanding more about the chemical and physical properties of the ingredients used to make bread. This half term they will make soda bread and butter, naan bread and curry, shaped bread rolls and tortilla wraps to serve with fajitas.

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India Fortnight So Far…

The first week showcasing the Indian culture within school has been full of spectacular activities! Unfortunately, the Devisdale was covered with snow and cricket and Kabbadi couldn’t go ahead but here are some of the highlights from the other events! The Kumar sisters performed in assemblies from Monday to Friday, blowing us away with their … Continue reading India Fortnight So Far…

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Year 7 and 8 Badminton Interform

Almost 100 pupils attended the year 7 and 8 badminton interform competition tonight down at Altrincham leisure centre. There were some excellent performances and it was really good to see so many girls wanting to be involved in sport. A huge thank you also goes out to the excellent sports leaders who  came down to … Continue reading Year 7 and 8 Badminton Interform

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Year 9C Street Food

Year 9 have completed their street project to celebrate and demonstrate all the skills they have learnt in food during key stage 3.  

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UKMT Intermediate challenge

The UKMT Intermediate challenge took place on the 1st February for years 9, 10 and 11. 23 pupils were awarded gold, 33 pupils awarded silver and 27 awarded bronze. 21 pupils were invited to participate in the follow on rounds which take place the 15th of March. Well done to all those who participated.

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ESU performing Shakespeare competition

On Monday February 26th we hosted the regional final of the ESU performing Shakespeare competition in which 20 students from schools across the region performed monologues and dualogues from Shakespeare to win a place in the National Finals in London. We had four participants and Caitlin H in year 9 successfully won one of two … Continue reading ESU performing Shakespeare competition

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