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Thank you everyone

Thank you to everyone who played some part in the successful College Christmas Fair that was held on Saturday 13th December.  The members of the PTFA would like to thank all the pupils, parents, staff and friends of the College who donated gifts, gave of their time freely and then took part in the games and festivities on the day in order to raise funds that will benefit all of the pupils at... read more

CD number 6 for the Chapel Choir

CD number 6 for the Chapel Choir

Abbey Gate College Chapel Choir has just released its 6th CD in 18 years.  The CD, entitled 'Jubilate Deo', is a compilation of the sacred works performed live on recent tours to Krakow and Hereford.  It contains a wide variety of music including Giovanni Gabrielli's... read more

Success for the Aldford Angels

Success for the Aldford Angels

Congratulations to the Aldford Angels, our Cheerleading squad, who achieved their Level 1 certificate and medal in Cheerleading this week. The group, who have been training together on a weekly basis for the past 18 months, range from age 6 to 10. They perform... read more

'A Christmas Carol'

'A Christmas Carol'

Since September, 50 pupils from Year 7 through to Upper Sixth worked hard to bring the classic Charles Dickens novel A Christmas Carol to life ready for performances in the first week of December! Under the direction of Head of Drama and Theatre Studies, Charlotte... read more

University offers come flooding in

As in previous years, the advice and guidance provided by all of the staff, and especially the Head of Sixth Form Marc Cavallini and his team of tutors, is paying dividends with regards to university offers. At this early stage, and with still over month to go until the university application deadline, offers have been coming in thick and fast for those looking to go to university next year. ... read more

Year 7 go back in time

Year 7 go back in time

  Earlier this term Year 7 historians were set the task of investigating artefacts from the Roman era. Each pupil was asked to look at an assortment of objects ranging from every day clothing through to equipment pivotal to the success of the Roman army. There is no doub... read more

'Styal'ish visit for Year 9

'Styal'ish visit for Year 9

It never rains over Quarry Bank Mill and today’s visit too was blessed with autumnal sunshine. Year 9 once again played the role of historian as each investigated the conditions faced by children in Samuel Gregg’s example of a British textiles factory. Pupils followed th... read more

A very busy day in London!

A very busy day in London!

On Wednesday 12th November, Historians and Politicians from Abbey Gate College’s Sixth Form took an early train to London for a visit to Westminster and the Houses of Parliament. After a brief stop at Downing Street and a group photo in front of ‘Plebgate,’ we negotiated... read more

Welcome and well done everyone

Welcome and well done everyone

College opened its doors to Year 6 pupils from across the region today and they experienced a variety of lessons including, Science, Languages, Mathematics, Drama, PE and Design Technology.  The pupils got the chance to get their hands on a range of College equip... read more

Abbey Gate College Remembrance Service – 11th November 2014

Abbey Gate College Remembrance Service – 11th November 2014

A teenage soldier who was turned into a human fireball in a petrol bomb attack in Iraq has battled back to fitness to complete a staggering 126 marathons and was today the guest of honour at the remembrance service at Abbey Gate College.  The moving service combined music... read more