Perseverance

Definition

The use of integrity and hard work to overcome challenges.

Expectations

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



£3,040 Raised on Charity Day

AGGS raised an amazing £3,040 on Charity Day. Thank you all for  your support and hard work. The Charity Committee will be donating this money  to Human care – Syria, The Mustard Tree -Manchester, Healing Hearts as well as sponsoring  Muhammad Zakria, a Pakistani orphan whom we have supported for over four years. So far this year the Charity Committee have helped to raise £5,830.

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AGGS Charity Day 2017

Today, AGGS was hosting another brilliant charity day, which included the Year 13s pantomime, the talent show and stalls in the dinning room. The day went extremely well, atmosphere was great, and we are proud to announce the winners on this years’ talent shows: Act 1- 1st – Y7 Bollywood dancers 2nd – Y8 singer – … Continue reading AGGS Charity Day 2017

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Reverse Advent Challenge Collection

Thank you to everybody who donated to the ‘Reverse Advent Challenge’ – we were able to send a number of boxes to the Food Bank in Timperley. A special thanks goes to 7.2 and 7.5 who were especially generous and really got on board with the challenge!

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Christmas Baking

Well done to all those students studying food technology this term. The year 10 students have made a great start to their new course and the year 11 students have continued to work as hard as ever. Well done everyone and thanks for all the parental support. We’ve had some fantastic Christmas bakes this year. … Continue reading Christmas Baking

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Manchester Indoor Rowing Competition

On 12th December AGGS took 21 teams (84 participants) to the Manchester indoor rowing competition. All girls competed well and were by far the best in Trafford with each year group taking first place out of the Trafford schools. GO US! The results were then compared with the Stockport and Manchester schools to see who … Continue reading Manchester Indoor Rowing Competition

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Christmas Enterprise Markets

The Y7, Y8 and Y9 Christmas Enterprise markets were as successful and as busy as ever this year. We had a variety of creative stalls selling; mobile phone cases, mini knitted hats, pot-pourri and homemade Christmas candles and gifts as well as nicely gift wrapped biscuits and sweets. Congratulations to all the students who took … Continue reading Christmas Enterprise Markets

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Christmas Is On Its Way!

We are coming close to the end of half term and many Christmas festivities have begun! AGGS’ Christmas Concert this year was a success; showcasing a range of talented students (over 260 in total). Performances included:  Howard Blake’s ‘The Snowman’, sung by the Junior Choir and  ‘Feeling Good’ performed by the String Orchestra. The halls … Continue reading Christmas Is On Its Way!

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End of D&T rotations

Well done to all of you who have completed your products in the D&T rotations this term! The quality of some of the finished articles is amazing and really show off how creative our students are. Year 7 have been creating drawing tools using CAD/CAM, Year 8 have been designing and making copper jewellery inspired … Continue reading End of D&T rotations

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Fashion Show for the aid of Human Care Syria

Human Care Syria is a charity that encompasses the values of humanitarian aid without borders. Their projects stand for providing emergency humanitarian and medical aid, but more importantly, long-term projects which can alleviate poverty and suffering through educating and empowering individuals. Human Care Syria has carried out projects such as: rehabilitation women’s hygiene and sanitation … Continue reading Fashion Show for the aid of Human Care Syria

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Enterprise Competition Success

We are delighted to announce that two of our Year 12 students have been successful in an Enterprise Competition which has gained them each an individual prize of an iPad as well as a cheque for £2,500 for the school. Zara A and  Shufei C were the winning team members in the Together Enterprise Challenge … Continue reading Enterprise Competition Success

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