Beginning of Term arrangements September 2015

Tuesday 1st September, NEW STAFF ONLY: BGSB Induction morning Wednesday 2nd September, ALL STAFF: Staff INSET Day Thursday 3rd September: Term resumes. We look forward to welcoming the boys back to school.

Celebrating our GCSE Results 2015

GCSE RESULTS AT BURY GRAMMAR SCHOOL BOYS 2015 This summer 77 Fifth Form boys made 746 subject entries. The percentage of A* grades awarded increased for the second year running to 19%, with one in seven boys achieving A*/A grades in all of their subjects.  With 10 GCSE subjects taken as the norm at BGSB, […]

GCSE Results Day: Thursday 20 August 2015

We look forward to welcoming 5th year boys and their families between 9am and 10.30am for their GCSE results. Staff are available from 9am. Hospitality will be available throughout the morning in our brand new Sixth Form Centre Coffee shop. All options choices should be confirmed with Mr Nicholson tomorrow.


This year’s A2 pass rate is an impressive 100% A*-D, with 92% of all grades awarded being A*-C.  28% of all grades awarded were A*/A, with 60% of grades A*/A/B an increase of 10% on last year. 6 boys gained A*/A grades in all of their A2 subjects.  School Captain, Robert Sumner achieved 3A* grades […]

A-Level and AS Results Day: Thursday 13th August

We look forward to welcoming U6th boys and their families from 7am. Results will be emailed at 6am to U6th school email addresses. Staff are available from 7am. AS candidates are welcome to collect their results from 9am. Hospitality will be available throughout the morning in our brand new Sixth Form Centre Coffee shop.

Pam Baumber

Pam Baumber It is with the greatest sorrow that the Bury Grammar Schools record here the death of former Governor, Pam Baumber.  Pam held office from 1990 to 2011.  She served on the Buildings Committee in which capacity she made a major contribution to the construction of the Boys and Girls’ Junior Schools, the Boys’ […]

Senior School Colours awarded

Mr Williams: It is easy to roll off the fact that the summer term has included over 50 cricket and athletic fixtures and over 150 boys have participated in matches and practices. However, I am more impressed with the enthusiasm that boys have demonstrated in all these sessions. This combined with the commitment they show […]

What’s been happening in the Junior School, Week Beginning 29.06.15

PHEW! What a week! What a term! What a Year!   Boys, parents, friends and relatives met on Tuesday evening, in sweltering conditions, for one of the most important events in the school calendar: to celebrate the achievements of the Junior School boys over the year. The evening was a triumph of musical talent and […]

NCS event, Ashish Ramuni, Vice Captain of school

I am part of a group of NCS graduates who are planning an event in central Manchester (to be held in the Manchester Student Union) from 11:30am to 3:30pm on the 4th July that aims to remove the stigma that shrouds the homeless and we hope to help them by also getting donations of clothes […]

Junior Maths Challenge results

  In April, boys from the Second Form, along with a handful of First Form boys, took part in the annual Junior Maths Challenge. Hopes were high as Joshua Nabb, Conor McCay and Henry Batchelor had all previously entered the 2014 Challenge in First Form and achieved a Gold Award. An exceptional effort. This year, […]