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Heads and Deputies begin their term of office

Heads and Deputies begin their term of office

Congratulations to Abbey Gate College Sixth Form pupils Joe Nicholson and Georgie Hook who have been appointed as Head Boy and Head Girl for the next academic year. They will be assisted in their duties by Will Stuart and Sophie Jones who are the appointed Deputy Head Boy and... read more

Music and Drama talent descends on the College

Music and Drama talent descends on the College

On 5th June, Abbey Gate College played host to talented students of music and drama from a number of local primary schools.  18 pupils from Eccleston Primary School, Eaton Primary School, Kelsall Primary School and Saighton Primary School took part in a Gifted and Talente... read more

Nick's achievements and potential rewarded by Imperial

Nick's achievements and potential rewarded by Imperial

Congratulations to Nick, who, just as he is about to sit his final A2 examinations after 7 highly successful years at the College, has received news that he is to be awarded a prestigious scholarship next year.  Following a string of A*'s at GCSE, Nick is on course to ach... read more

Tom leads his crew to Gold

Tom leads his crew to Gold

Tom Gideonse, who is currently in the middle of his GCSE examinations at College, is currently developing his skills as a rowing cox.  He has recently coxed a crew from Royal Chester Rowing Club to win a Gold Medal at the National Masters Rowing Championships at Holme Pie... read more

Seb gets his maiden NEC victory at Silverstone

Seb gets his maiden NEC victory at Silverstone

Former Abbey Gate College Sixth Form student and Marford racing driver Seb Morris got his Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup (NEC) title campaign well and truly on track at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 25th May, after claiming a superb... read more

Aldford pupils rise to the Mathematical Challenge!

Aldford pupils rise to the Mathematical Challenge!

On the 1st May six of our most able mathematicians took part in the Junior Maths Challenge, organised by the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust and aimed at Year 7 and 8 pupils.  After overcoming the initial challenge of completing the optical mark reader forms, J6 spent... read more

We have a winner!

We have a winner!

Did you guess our combined time correctly? Thank you to everyone who entered the competition to win an ipad mini by guessing the combined time of the 20 runners from Abbey Gate. Our time was...48 hours, 26 minutes and 18 seconds and many of you got quite close,... read more

GeoBus Visits Abbey Gate College

GeoBus Visits Abbey Gate College

During last term GeoBus visited Abbey Gate College once again.  GeoBus is an educational outreach project developed by the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences at the University of St Andrews. GeoBus supports the teaching of Earth Science in secondary schools by... read more

MORRIS AIMS TO GET TITLE BID ON TRACK ON HOME GROUND AT SILVERSTONE

MORRIS AIMS TO GET TITLE BID ON TRACK ON HOME GROUND AT SILVERSTONE

Former Abbey Gate College Sixth Form student and Caterham Racing Academy driver Seb Morris makes a welcome return to UK soil this coming weekend, 24th/25th May, for the second event of the 2014 Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup (NEC) at Silverstone Grand Prix... read more

Sights, Sounds and Smells of the Civil War

Sights, Sounds and Smells of the Civil War

Friday 16th May saw Year 8 investigate the little known civil war battlefield of Rowton Moor.  Given last week’s demonstrations, it didn’t take much to imagine the sounds, sights and smells of the desperate fighting that effectively brought Charles’s first campaign... read more