Mr Dennis’s Assembly

Imagine a piercing, clear blue sky with the sun blazing against your back.  You stand, precariously balanced on a rock face, 20 metres above the ground, the few sparse cracks in the warm sandstone under your fingers, along with a couple of footholds, your only means of holding back gravity from flinging you to the […]

Visit our Sixth Form Open Evening!

Wednesday 11 November 2015, 6:30 – 9:00pm Prospective students, our own 5th Year (Year 11) students, and their parents are invited to visit the school on the Sixth Form Open Evening which is held annually in November. Staff will be available to discuss the new AS and Advanced level courses, to offer advice about subject […]

The Bury Grammar Schools Cologne Exchange 60th Anniversary Celebrations

On November 8 2015 we shall be celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Cologne Exchange with an afternoon of sport and celebration -sharing memories over the past 60 years of one of the longest -running exchange programmes in the country started by Dr Arnold Meier a former teacher. We will be welcoming the pupils and […]

School Council Elections

This week, following a month of hustings and campaigning, the elections took place for the Senior School Council.  The election followed a fully democratic process with each boy in the school being given the opportunity to put themselves forwards for election following which elections took place on Wednesday. The aims of the School Council, which is […]

Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award

On Wednesday 23 September, 14 Upper Sixth boys travelled to Langdale in the Lake District, to embark on the final expedition of their gold DofE award. The expedition was to consist of 4 nights camping and 4 days walking up, over and around the spectacular scenery the Lake District has to offer. The challenging aspects of […]

Grant Thornton Trip

On Tuesday 29 September we were given the opportunity to visit Grant Thornton, one of the world’s leading organisations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms, at their offices in Spinningfields in Manchester. Tom Parton, former Captain of School at Bury Grammar School Boys and who is currently an Audit Associate at Grant Thornton, led […]

Junior School News- 02.10.15

Housepoints Individual Weekly Winners Year 6 Lewis Nally (58) Year 5 Joshua Jennings (26) Year 4 Cameron Hitchen (47) Year 3 Ayaanali Kanji (75) Average Scores (per boy) Kay 22 Derby 20 Hulme 17 Howlett 16                 Sam Carroll lifts the weekly housepoint trophy for Kay. Boys of […]

Mr Nicholson’s Assembly

Good morning Thank you for listening to me this morning.  Please watch.. I’d like to start by showing you some pictures. This is a group of people taking part in the “tough mudder” to raise money for charity.  Some of you may have watched an article on Good Morning Britain where a number of […]