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SHROPSHIRE FESTIVAL OF VERSE AND PROSE 2014

SHROPSHIRE FESTIVAL OF VERSE AND PROSE 2014

Twenty pupils from Years 5 – 10 represented the College at the Shropshire Festival of Verse and Prose held at Moreton Hall School, Oswestry. The College pupils did magnificently well once again and a summary of the results are below: Sophie Arden and Philippa Way competed... read more

Lucy and Tom are better than all the rest

Lucy and Tom are better than all the rest

In March this year two pupils of Abbey Gate College, Lucy Hopewell and Tom Hayes, were awarded Distinction Grades in their Medal exams for Solo Drama. Tom gained 92% in Grade 6 Bronze Medal Acting and Lucy was awarded 93% for her Grade 8 Acting Gold Award.... read more

Business Studies & ICT Trip to the Porsche Centre

Business Studies & ICT Trip to the Porsche Centre

The Lower Sixth Business Studies and ICT students visited the Porsche Centre in Cheshire Oaks alongside Mrs Kitchin & Mr Smith to experience what it is like to manage and run a franchise. The group were given a presentation by the Centre’s Principal Carl Hazelton who run... read more

Oh what a night!

Congratulations to College pupils Josh Rawlinson Smith, Izzy Burton and the rest of ‘Team Ama’ who had an amazing night at Christleton Sports Centre with Josh and Izzy Burton both swimming the entire height of the mountain each, plus a few metres extra to allow for running around the flag at the summit! Josh and Izzy were joined by his swimming partner, Emily, who also swam the mountain. It t... read more

Thank you

Thank you

  Last year the pupils throughout the College kindly gave a variety of items to CATH (Chester Aid to the Homeless) as part of its Harvest festival celebrations and this year the homeless of Chester will benefit even more from the vast amount of food, toiletries and warm clo... read more

College Ball goes with a 'Schwing'

College Ball goes with a 'Schwing'

The annual College Ball, organised by the PTFA, was another great success as staff, parents and friends of the College spent an evening together at the Pavilion Suite at Chester Racecourse.    The theme this year was ‘Road to Rio’ and to supplement the carnival th... read more

Experts on-hand at College Convention

Experts on-hand at College Convention

College opened its doors this week to pupils, parents and businesses as the first Careers Fair for pupils in Years 9 to 13 took place. It was an extremely successful, well attended evening where the pupils had the opportunity to research and discuss their career options... read more

College to collect for CLIC Sargent

College to collect for CLIC Sargent

Abbey Gate College is proud to announce that the charity that will be the focus of its fundraising activities for the academic year 2014/15 will be CLIC Sargent.  The College always tries to choose a charity that it has a connection with and this year is no different. The w... read more

Why study Languages? There are many reasons...

Why study Languages? There are many reasons...

Following a week of Language based activities across the whole College the Language department were pleased to announce the winners of their competition, which was to design a poster entitled - 'Why Study Languages?' In 3rd place was Henry Smith, 2nd was Will Borders, while... read more

Bubbles, Bohemian Rhapsody and Bundles of Fun

Bubbles, Bohemian Rhapsody and Bundles of Fun

The Abbey Gate College Open Morning was another fantastic success and pupils throughout the College gave up their Saturday morning in order to tell the numerous visitors why they are so proud of their school and their achievements.  Pupils acted as tour guides as well as... read more