Junior School News- 27.11.15

Boys of the Week Congratulations to the following boys who received Boy of the Week this week: Year 3 Gold-James Anders, for being super enthusiastic and answering lots of questions on the Manchester Museum trip! Year 3 Orange-Alsander Hargreaves, for excellent pyramid building on our trip to Manchester Museum! Year 4 Royal-Deji Fatunde, for improved […]

Mr. Christian Assembly

When putting together this assembly, I was initially stuck for a topic.   So stuck that I was tempted just to stand here and hum a tune.   The Marseilles perhaps…. An assembly, if you didn’t already know, is meant to be informative, interesting but also morally uplifting.  There ought to be a message at […]

Study Skills Day Speech

Study Skills Day Speech   Last Friday, the entirety of year 11 participated in the annual 5th form general studies skills day. We were taken off timetable and spent the day attending sessions, as part of groups, where we learnt about exam preparation techniques. This experience typically took place following the mock exams however it […]

6th Form “Push” Talk

6th Form “Push” Talk.   On Wednesday 25th November the U6th and L6th boys took refuge in the hall as the 5th Form took over the 6th Form Centre for their Taster Day.  Once again they were joined by Moj Taylor from Push Talks for another engaging and entertaining presentation about preparation for UCAS, interviews […]

Old Boy Fergus Greensmith’s

Copy the link below into your browser to read about Old Boy Fergus Greensmith’s continued success as he wins a rookie title.   http://www.gusgreensmith.com/news/greensmith-bags-rookie-title/  

Sports Report: Week ending 21 November 2015

Football In the third round of the ISFA Cup the U13s travelled over three hours to play Newcastle School for Boys on Tuesday.  BGSB started on the back foot as Newcastle kept the ball for the first two minutes of game. However, BGSB hit Newcastle on the counter attack and passed the ball wide to […]

Scholarships Available Now!

Bury Grammar School Boys is pleased to launch a number of Scholarships aimed at nurturing Able, Gifted and Talented boys. Scholarships available for Sept 2016 entry are: –          Kay Scholarship –          The Bury Grammar School Scholarship for Sporting Excellence –          Four additional Bury Grammar School Scholarships for […]

Year 3 Experience Afternoon

Year 2 boys (aged 6-7) are invited to join us for a Year 3 Experience Afternoon at our Junior School on Thursday 3 December, from 1.00 until 3.15pm. The aim is for your son to engage in a range of exciting activities, discover new talents and have an opportunity to meet Year 3 teachers and […]

Junior School News- 20.11.15

Housepoints Individual Winners Year 6 James Bluer (172) Year 5 Frank Lowery (63) Year 4 Yousuf Saleem (66) Year 3 Gabriel Simpson (80) Average Scores (per boy) Kay 41.8 Derby 39.6 Howlett 34.6 Hulme 27.7 Boys of the Week Congratulations to the following boys who received Boy of the Week this week: Year 3 Gold-Joe […]

Cologne Assembly

What are the three hardest words to say in the English language? According to many, but thankfully not Josh Isherwood in 1UC as he has three of them as pets, it’s  ‘squirrel’; maybe ‘anenome’ or quite possibly the word that means a narrow strip of land with sea on either side that connects two larger […]