Principal’s blog: Local History

History – is what you need to know about the past to help inform the present and to understand the future. History can be personal, local, national and international. May is Local and Community History month. The school has existed in different guises since 1882 – but Urmston Grammar was born…

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Tabs Wins Again!

Tabs Ozard of 7T competed in a Level 4 competition this last weekend, at Altrincham Ice Rink, and came first!  She then took her Level 5 NISA (National) test and passed with flying colours.  We have been used to seeing Tabs achieve success with the Altrincham-based ‘Whizz Kids’ team, but this latest success…

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Dynamic Debating Duo

Beth and Jess Molyneux take second place nationwide in the ESU Mace Debating Competition.   Having made it through three rounds of this prestigious debating competition, and being declared North West Champions at the start of the month, Year 13 Students Beth and Jess Molyneux went on to represent Urmston…

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Billy Reviews Hairspray

February was an exciting month at Urmston Grammar School, for our  music and drama departments have been devoting months of their time towards a production of Hairspray; with good co-ordination, dancing, singing, acting, powerful movements and comedy, they really have raised the bar. A play about a group who fought against racial,…

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Student Blog 10

And so it has come to this. One and a half years, many news stories covered, satirised and relegated to the bottom of the barrel but I suppose it is time to resign from the job of being Student Blogger and metaphorically hand over the flame of this sacred institution…

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