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Good luck, take care and 'Be Magnificent'

Good luck, take care and 'Be Magnificent'

On Thursday 21st May the latest year group of Abbey Gate College Upper Sixth Form students said 'Au Revoir' to the College as they enjoyed their last official day in school before study leave commenced. A good natured and light hearted day included an impromptu fancy dress a... read more

Wig Wednesday...from the youngest to 'the most senior'

Wig Wednesday...from the youngest to 'the most senior'

Thank you to all staff and pupils who raised nearly £800 for this year's College charity, CLIC Sargent, by participating in Wig Wednesday. Winners of the Year group and staff competitions were: Y7 - James KayY8 - Emily BakerY9 - Luke BurnettY10 - Chloe Mackay Staff - Sarah... read more

Follow your dreams and 'Be Someone'

Follow your dreams and 'Be Someone'

A parent of a former Abbey Gate College student recently commented “It has been really refreshing for us as parents to be involved with a school that embraces a child as an individual and encourages them to follow their dreams” and this has been demonstrated recently as a t... read more

Dan is a gold medalist!

Dan is a gold medalist!

On Sunday 17th May Abbey Gate College pupil Dan Jennings had been selected to play for the Cheshire U14 team to take part in an Inter-county tournament in York. This annual event brings together some of the best county teams from England including previous winners Yorkshire an... read more

Abbey Gate College does The Apprentice - 2015

Abbey Gate College does The Apprentice - 2015

This year’s annual Apprentice challenge took place in March following the residential trip to Manor Adventure. All of Year 9 who were present took part and were set the task of designing and making promotional products which could be used to raise money for the house charity... read more

IDentify Through To The North West Final!

IDentify Through To The North West Final!

Abbey Gate College continues to be a ‘hot-bed’ of entrepreneurial activity as yet another Young Enterprise group has achieved local and regional success.  This year’s team, IDentify, follows in the footsteps of last year’s group Wolf Tales, who beat off the local an... read more

Toby to learn with some of the best in the North West

Toby to learn with some of the best in the North West

Congratulations go to Year 11 pupil Toby Stanford who has recently been offered a place at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester Saturday School for the next two years from this September; he will study piano and singing. He is currently working towards his grade... read more

College musicians perform at St Werburgh's Church

College musicians perform at St Werburgh's Church

The Chapel Choir and Concert Band of Abbey Gate College have recently given the opening recital in the new series of Concerts at St Werburgh's Church, Chester. The May Day concert featured Hubert Parry's 'I was glad', Mozart's 'Dies Irae' as well as music by Byrd, Bruckner, Ho... read more

National Youth Theatre Success Continues!

National Youth Theatre Success Continues!

The tradition of Abbey Gate College students securing coveted places at the National Youth Theatre continues this year with current Year 11 pupil Tom Hayes (pictured here on the right in the College production of Guy's and Doll's), who has been selected to take part in... read more

Our Biologists are among the best

Our Biologists are among the best

Earlier this year over 6,000 of UKs top A level Biology students took place in the British Biology Olympiad organised by the Royal Society of Biology, with only 60% of students who participated qualifying for certificates which range from Commended through to Gold... read more