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IDentify Make It To The North West Finals

IDentify Make It To The North West Finals

The Young Enterprise team ‘IDentify’ did the College exceptionally proud by getting through to the North West final of the competition on June 18th. Back in October the group of 11 students set up a business based around a simple concept of an orange ‘In Case of Emergenc... read more

Magnificent Mathematicians

Magnificent Mathematicians

Well done to all our Year 6, 7, & 8 pupils who were recently selected to participate in the Junior Maths Challenge. Aimed to stretch and challenge our most able mathematicians, a number of pupils performed so well that they were awarded... read more

Swimming through the pain barrier

Swimming through the pain barrier

Congratulations to College pupil Izzy Burton who has been invited to take part in the British National Swimming Championships which will take place on August 4-9th in Sheffield. Izzy was one of 20 swimmers from across the UK selected to compete for the 50m backstroke national Ch... read more

Silver D of E expedition completed in June sunshine

Silver D of E expedition completed in June sunshine

Year 10 pupils completed their Silver Assessed Expedition of the Duke of Edinburgh's Award through the Clwydian Range in North Wales over the first weekend in June. The weather was generally sunny but very windy causing noticeable windchill at times. The high ascents of day... read more

College hosts a cricket legend

College hosts a cricket legend

Staff, pupils, parents and friends of the College had a day never to forget on Friday 5th June as one of cricket’s true legends visited Abbey Gate.  Sir Garfield Sobers spent 4 hours at the College and met with Headmistress Mrs Pollard, before walking through the beautifu... read more

Bunsen Burners and Jelly Babies

Bunsen Burners and Jelly Babies

Year 4 and 5 Gifted and Talented Scientists and Mathematicians from Eccleston, Farndon, Saighton and The Firs Primary Schools enjoyed a day of fun of activities at Abbey Gate College on Wednesday. Pupils enjoyed a morning session using a variety of scientific... read more

Family Race Night for Sense Swazi

Family Race Night for Sense Swazi

Following the year of fund raising by the College for the charity ‘Swazaid’ and the visit of 2 members of staff and 1 governor from the College in October 2014, fundraising has begun in earnest once more in order to enable 16 students from Abbey Gate... read more

Thank you - from the PTFA

Thank you - from the PTFA

Thank you to all of the parents and friends of the College who have attended and contributed to the 2 recent PTFA events.  The Wine Tasting and Tapas evening at The Ring O Bells, Christleton, was a great success and those attending were treated to very generous amounts... read more

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