Sports Report Week Ending 17 Jan



Sports Report: Week ending 17 January 2015 Football The U14s faced Stanley High School in Sefton in the quarter-final of the ESFA Cup on Monday. They started the game with real intent with Brooks and Marsi dominating the hosts, so much so that the opposition coach changed his formation twice to try and stop the […]

Junior School News: week ending 23.1.15



Junior School News: week ending 23.1.15

What’s been happening in the Junior School During this week boys have been frenziedly hunting throughout the Junior School for Mrs Howard’s special uniform counters.  The counters had been hidden both in and outside of the school. Any lucky boy, who found one of these counters, only had to appear looking smart and well presented […]

Prestigious award from Bear Grylls for William



Prestigious award from Bear Grylls for William

Congratulations to Will Bradley who has received a commendation from Bear Grylls, Chief Scout for his bravery: THE CHIEF SCOUT’S COMMENDATION FOR MERITORIOUS CONDUCT ‘In recognition of his swift actions when his sister began choking and collapsed, he performed the Heimlich manoeuvre and supported her for the rest of the way home before she received […]

Careers Interviews for Fifth Form Boys



In December, as part of our careers guidance programme, all members of the Fifth Form completed the Careers Preview Brief questionnaire which is administered by Cambridge Occupational Analysts. The results of the questionnaire have now arrived back in school. The individual profile which all pupils will receive will allow them to: think carefully about their […]

Merits – week ending 23.1.15



Merits – week ending 23.1.15

Each week in Headmaster’s A.C.H.I.E.V.E.R.S. assembly, House Captains read out merits awarded to the boys in each House. Merits are awarded by staff in recognition of excellent work and/or effort. Boys take their work each Tuesday morning to show to the Headmaster, to discuss their work and to have their merit recorded. Each merit contributes […]

Don’t worry, be Happy – Mrs Gill tells you how



Don’t worry, be Happy – Mrs Gill tells you how

Mrs Gill’s excellent assembly on Happiness earlier this week: I’m sure many of you in here recognise the song that was playing as you entered the hall (Pharrell Williams – Happy, see the Official video), but what does it mean to be happy? What is happiness all about? Online definitions I found state that happiness […]

BGSB Latin competition success



BGSB Latin competition success

Congratulations to the following boys who recently took part in the Junior Latin Speaking Competition and have received certificates in Headmaster’s Assembly: Winners:Harvey FaircloughIggy Kozlowski Alex Donaghy Andrew Rawson William Rock Commendation:Rhys SeddonAbdul Syed Anojan Manohoran Hamza Shafiq Joshua Jones Thank you to Mr Feely for running this competition.

ISFA U16 Football success



ISFA U16 Football success

ISFA Easter Tour to Portugal 2015 Sam Sweeney and Alex Worrall have been selected to represent the full ISFA U16 football squads on our annual Easter Tour, which this year will be to Portugal. The tour will be departing on Monday 6th April and returning on Friday 10th April and will involve both ISFA’s U16 and U18 National […]