Creative and thriving students.
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The ‘Oliver!’ musical, starring Zara D in the lead role, was performed on Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th July. Drama, dance and music came together to put on a fantastic production of ‘Oliver!’, the Lionel Bart musical based on Charles Dickens’ classic tale of the orphaned workhouse boy’s incredible journey. The production featured lively songs … Continue reading ‘Oliver!’ Production
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; they … Continue reading Model UN Withington
The 2018 Ryman National Enterprise Challenge final was held at The International Centre, Telford on Wednesday 4th July. The event saw the winning teams from over 150 schools come together to compete against each other. High street retailer and stationery giant, Ryman set students the task of creating a new stationary product for the Back … Continue reading Year 9 – Rymans National Enterprise Final
Amazing news that Francesca who is in Tampere, Finland competing at the U20 IAAF World Championships has qualified for the final on Sunday at 12.15 UK time. This means that she is officially in the top 12 in the world for the 1500m! The event can be accessed live on You Tube by searching IAAF … Continue reading Francesca Qualifies for the U20 World Championships Final!
Good luck to Emma in Year 10 who is one of our extremely talented athletes who qualified to represent Greater Manchester in the English Schools Athletics Championships taking place this weekend. She will travel to Birmingham to compete in the triple jump national final with the most talented athletes from around the country. We know … Continue reading English Schools Athletics Finals for Emma in Year 10
The Year 11 textiles students have been going global with their community spirit, with their support for the Dress a Girl Around the World project. Their garment construction skills were tested in the production of the dresses and their skills extended with the addition of Rouleau loops and patch pockets. The project was started with … Continue reading Dressing Girls Around the World
The annual Art A level exhibition opened on Tuesday 19th June and this year included some excellent examples of work from the new GCSE course. It was a beautiful summers evening, very well attended with many proud parents and friends of the Year 13 students. Again there was a variety of themes and styles on … Continue reading Art Summer Exhibition, June 2018
On Thursday 14th June, 27 Year 10 pupils travelled with Mrs Ryan and Mrs Stokes to the University of Manchester to explore careers in languages. The day began with a talk about the possible career paths pen to language students before moving on to a creative subtitling task, where pupils wrote subtitles for short films. … Continue reading Year 10 UMILAP Visit
Last weekend Francesca won the National U20 Championship in the 1500m and is officially the best in Britain! We are waiting news this weekend that she has achieved the time required to qualify for the World Championships . What amazing news, we are very proud of you Francesca! Francesca also raced in the senior Girl`s … Continue reading Athletics Success for Francesca!
AGGS Presents – Oliver production Tuesday 10th & Wednesday 11th July, 7.30pm Main Hall Tickets available from reception