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Chapel Choir perform to London audiences

Chapel Choir perform to London audiences

  The Chapel Choir of Abbey Gate College recently spent 5 days in London singing Evensongs in St Paul's Cathedral and Westminster Abbey.  A wide range of repertoire was sung during the week, ranging from a set of Canticles by the Renaissance composer Thomas Weelkes... read more

Lots of very happy pupils (and parents and teachers!)

Lots of very happy pupils (and parents and teachers!)

Congratulations go to all of the pupils in Year 11 at Abbey Gate College who achieved an excellent set of GCSE results, demonstrating once again that the College continues to enable pupils to achieve their personal and academic potential. Twins Ellie and Beth McCarthy... read more

Well done everyone, we are proud of you!

Well done everyone, we are proud of you!

Abbey Gate College A Level students achieved another fantastic set of results this year, and achieved a 100% pass rate. Over half of the students were awarded grade B or above in all of their subjects, with the A*-B percentage up 12% from the previous year. Special mention... read more

The Magnificent Magma Bar

The Magnificent Magma Bar

Just before the end of the Summer Term the pupils from the Year 5 class at the College got a huge surprise. After their visit to the Head Offices of The Cooperative in February where they pitched their ideas for new chocolate bars to representatives from the Coop and... read more

Friendly ‘Mace’ Debate with King's, Chester

Friendly ‘Mace’ Debate with King's, Chester

On Tuesday 30th June, Henry Meadows and Theo Tollet journeyed to the Kings’ School, Chester – accompanied by 5 other Abbey Gate supporters. Here they met with their opposing team to debate the motion “This House believes that the Education System is failing young people... read more

Abbey is off to the Nationals

Congratulations go to Abbey Rimmer on her success in the field of Eventing, which covers all 3 disciplines of Dressage, Show Jumping and Cross Country. On Thursday 2nd July Abbey was selected to represent the Area Riding Club in the junior 90cm 2 day Nationals being held in Oxfordshire in August; this follows her being placed individually in the area competition 2 weeks ago. At the... read more

It's Gold for Ellie

It's Gold for Ellie

Congratulations to Upper Sixth College student, Ellie Nicholas, who received her Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award at Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh on the 2nd July 2015. Ellie met with The Duke of Edinburgh himself to receive her award and is very proud of her achievement. Ellie has... read more

Outstanding achievement recognised by ESB

Outstanding achievement recognised by ESB

Led by Mrs Christine Faithfull, pupils from years 2, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 at Abbey Gate College regularly participate in the English Speaking Board exams achieving some excellent results. Candidates taking these examinations develop... read more

From Swaziland to Chester - different hemispheres-similar temperatures!

From Swaziland to Chester - different hemispheres-similar temperatures!

On Tuesday 30th June Abbey Gate College extended a warm welcome to teachers from Milinzini High School, which is the College’s partner school in Swaziland.  Mr Dlamini and Mr Mabaso are not only visiting the UK for the first time but this is their first ever time outsid... read more

Over £3000 raised in the sponsored walk

Thank you to all the pupils who took part in the recent sponsored walk, and to all the parents, grandparents and friends of the College who sponsored them.  The combined total for the Infant, Junior and Senior pupils is a magnificent £3147.40; all raised for our College charity, CLIC Sargent.  ... read more