Selflessness

Definition

Celebration of the achievements of your peer.

Expectations

Students should appreciate others’ intentions to learn by actively listening and encouraging peers to contribute.​



Teenage Cancer Trust support

This term, the charity we have supported is the Teenage Cancer Trust, who aim to help young people suffering from cancer with specialised nurses and support. We have raised an amazing £1000 for this charity, which was collected through many fundraising events that the Charity Committee organised. We have run popular cake sales, including a … Continue reading Teenage Cancer Trust support

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Student led ‘Choral Reef’ Performance at Ashland’s care home

On Wednesday 28th March, a group of AGGS Student musicians went to to Ashland’s care home in Sale, to perform ‘Choral Reef’  to the home’s residents. There were some lovely singing, violin and ukelele performances. Well done Tayiba S and her team, it was  heartwarming to see smiling residents and hear them singing along!

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Year 7 Fandom Day

Year 7 School Council organised this year’s Fandom Day to raise money for hooks and shelving for the ledge and new books for the library. Students dressed up to represent their favourite fandom, we had all sorts of outfits. Well done to all year 7 school council reps for organising and the rest of year … Continue reading Year 7 Fandom Day

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Charity Committee’s Activities This Term

The Charity Committee have run cake sales, a pancake sale, a Pink Day as part of Paint Altrincham Pink and finally an Easter Egg hunt.. The students have also collected half termly donations for charity. At the time of writing AGGS has raised £781 for Teenage Cancer Trust, £880 for Prevent Breast Cancer and £195 … Continue reading Charity Committee’s Activities This Term

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Sports Relief 2018

On Wednesday 21st March, 16 members of staff took part in a netball match to raise money for Sports Relief. It was a very enjoyable and close match and the final score was 7-4. Ms Gill and 3 students expertly umpired the match. The crowd cheered the teams on, even performing The Mexican wave at … Continue reading Sports Relief 2018

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Fun Activity Day

On Thursday 14th March, 11 AGGS students: Jingjing, Ruby and Lara Year 7 Katie, Susanna and Grace Year 8 Bella and Aimee Year 8, Olivia, Emma and Poppy Year 10 on an afternoon trip to AGSB to take part in a fun activity to raise money for the charity Prevent. When we arrived there was … Continue reading Fun Activity Day

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UKYP Elections

Students engaged in the democratic process this week as they voted for Trafford’s UKYP representative. Four out of five of the candidates running were AGGS students. The results will be counted next Wednesday at the Town Hall, we excitedly await the result. Good luck to Hania, Meera, Safa and Sanah. This was an excellent way … Continue reading UKYP Elections

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Paint Altrincham Pink in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer

This week AGGS is taking part in Paint Altrincham Pink in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer. On Wednesday afternoon students will be taking part in a fun sports day along with AGSB, North Cestrian, Loreto and Yipiyap at AGSB. On Thursday the students will wear something pink on their uniform and pay £1 to a very … Continue reading Paint Altrincham Pink in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer

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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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24 Charity Karate, taught by Mr. Carr

March brings another event with it – 24 hours of karate. On Friday 9th March from 5pm I will be teaching karate in hour long slots until 5pm on the Saturday, in the drama studio at school. Everyone is welcome to come and try it. Bring your family and friends and kids (they must be … Continue reading 24 Charity Karate, taught by Mr. Carr

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