Prep Magazine Spring edition 2017-2018
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Preloved School Uniform Shop
Has your child mislaid an item of clothing for the tenth time this term? Is your child having a growth spurt just as you have just bought some new items
Donating to the school at no cost to you!
Did you know that you can help raise donations for Bridgewater School without you even leaving your sofa? And best of all it doesn’t cost you a penny! Our school
“The Double” for our school football teams
Fantastic win last week for our U14 8 a-side Football Team at Abbeygate College, Chester making them the new ISA (North) Champions. This marks a double win for the school
Annual Easter Bonnet Parade!
Get your crafting heads on! Our annual Easter Bonnet Parade and Egg Roll takes place this Thursday 30th March from 12.30pm onwards. Afternoon tea will be served to help with
Poland here we come!
Two of our pupils – Cormac Sale (Year 9) and Aaliyah Sharplin (Year 10) – have both been selected for the England U15 Team (Fencing) to take part in the
First day of Spring!
First day of Spring! Junior Gardening Club (Prep III to VI) have been braving the rain over the last couple of days to help brighten up the school grounds in
New ‘hat’ for Mrs Nairn
HOT OFF THE PRESS….we are proud to announce that our Headteacher, Mrs Nairn, will be taking up the role of Chair for the Independent School Association (North). This is a
Hanging up his driving gloves
Staff, parents and children will be sad to hear that Ron – our Route 6 driver – has decided to wind down towards retirement at the end of March. Ron
Little Big Shot Mason Bennett
Our ‘Little Big Shot’ Mason Bennett (Prep II) doesn’t ‘pull any punches’ when it comes to showing what a little star he really is. Click here to see more
Our “Little Big Shot”
Gifted five-year-old Mason Bennett – who has recently started at our school in Prep II – has had a taste of the showbiz lifestyle – and he likes it! Mason
Meet Our Expeditionary Sixth Formers!
Ten of our intrepid sixth form students will be taking part in a two week expedition to Tanzania in July 2018. It’s an extraordinary and unforgettable opportunity for them to
A great place to make new friends!
Our new colourful ‘Buddy Bench’ has now been installed in the large playground after sterling fundraising efforts by our PTA. The idea is that children who are not feeling particularly
Miss Nairn becomes Mrs Chilton
Forget Pippa Middleton’s up and coming nuptials…our recent wedding of the year took place amid the glorious backdrop of the Lake District. The lovely Miss Nairn (Prep II teacher) is
Primary Science Magazine Article
Excellent article by Mr Grant – Prep VI Class Teacher printed in the Primary Science Magazine Jan/Feb 2017.
Year 6 students experiencing the Senior School. [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1749,1750,1751,1752″ limit=”10″ link=”lightbox” width=”200″ height=”200″ title=”never”]
Year 9 Team Building
Fantastic Team building at Edale [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1740,1741,1742,1743,1744,1745,1746″ limit=”10″ link=”lightbox” width=”200″ height=”200″ title=”never”]
Bridgewater – A drone’s view!
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Christmas Fair – Sunday 20th November 2016
We look forward to inviting you to our Christmas Fair on Sunday 20th November. We have craft stalls, bouncy castles, games , donkey rides and much more for a family
Macmillan Coffee Morning
Thank you to all of our supporters for your kind donations we have raised a massive £1125 for this very worthy cause.
Year 7 Buxton Trip
Great pictures coming back from the Year 7 Buxton Trip . [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1527,1528,1529″ limit=”3″ link=”lightbox” width=”140″ height=”140″ title=”never”]
Fencing Club Championships
We have come to the end of another year which means it is time for Club championships. The Senior Championship is open age and was held at Manchester Fencing Centre.
Year 9 students watching Macbeth at The Globe
Year 9 and members of the Sixth Form Lit Soc enjoy a fabulous day out in London and a memorable trip to The Globe Theatre to watch a performance of Macbeth. [su_custom_gallery source=”media:
Win an MK bag in our silent auction!
Fantastic opportunity to win this MK bag very kindly donated by Worsley Dress Agency. Please submit your bid in a silent auction to the school office. All proceeds going to
Manchester Evening News Schools Award
Congratulations! Bridgewater School has been shortlisted for a Manchester Evening News Schools Awards in association with The Manchester College Award Shortlisted for : Best School Newspaper/Website Award
Music & Art showcase raises £1000
£1000 was raised last night at the Music & Art Showcase for @StAnnsHospice. Thank you to everyone who contributed to a wonderful evening. [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1350,1351,1352,1353″ limit=”4″ link=”lightbox” width=”100″ height=”100″
Winner of The Apprentice 2016
Well done to everyone who took part in the 2016 Bridgewater school Apprentice Scheme. Well done to this year’s winner Amelia Camilleri. [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1339,1340,1341,1342,1343″ limit=”5″ link=”lightbox” width=”100″ height=”100″ title=”never”]
Early Years – We’re off to the Zoo Zoo Zoo
Kindergarten and Reception classes visiting Blackpool Zoo yesterday being interviewed by Granada Reports. http://www.itv.com/news/granada/update/2016-05-11/the-beautiful-bond-between-father-and-son-lions-at-blackpool-zoo/
Year 7 Bikeability Course
Fantastic weather for the Year 7 students learning the correct and safe way to ride a bike on the roads. [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1307,1306,1305″ limit=”4″ link=”lightbox” width=”200″ height=”200″ title=”never”]
Well done Rockets!
Well done Rockets!! 3rd place in the ISA North dance competition. Thank you to Molly Banton for being a top class coach.
An evening with Will Farmer
We are delighted to be able to host ‘An evening with Will Farmer’ from BBC’s Antiques Roadshow on Wednesday 25th May at 7.30pm. Tickets are £10 and include interval light
It’s here – You made it happen!
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Manchester Fencing Centre Spring Trophy 2016
29th Feb 2016 1st Finley W 2nd Jack D 3rd Louis R Well done to all who took part and the medal winners. Congratulations to Finley who competed in the
Year 12 & 13 Scientists
Year 12 & 13 Chemists and Physicists attended a Graphene Masterclass at university of Manchester on Wed 9th March. The students attended lectures from professors who work at the Graphene
Fantastic performances of Bugsy over 3 nights. What a great atmosphere and fantastic memories made across the whole school. [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 1146,1147,1148,1149,1150,1151,1152,1153,1154,1155,1156,1157,1158,1159,1161,1162,1163″ link=”lightbox” title=”never”]
Tenner Challenge – 3rd Place Runners Up
Tenner Challenge – 3rd Place Runners Up As part of the Tenner Challenge four pupils from year 8 – Jade, Molly, Jasmine and Amba – designed a logo for their up
Team & Individual successes! Basketball Congratulations to the U14 Basketball team who finished joint winners of the Salford Schools Basketball League in only their second season of competition at this
Launch of the ‘Tenner Challenge’
We are in the process of launching the ‘Tenner Challenge’ this week as part of the Young Enterprise Scheme for years 7 – 9. Alex from year 10 may have already
Prep Council Cake Sale
The Prep Council is in full swing again this year and the children are hoping to raise amazing funds for our fantastic school. As you know, the Toy Sale was
Students final arrangements for Bugsy
Final Arrangements for Bugsy. Tuesday 1st March All seniors and 6th Form 4.00pm – 5.00pm. Prep children will NOT be required. Wednesday 2nd March 9.00am – 11.00am = All Prep
URGENT – BUGSY REHEARSALS
Bugsy Malone rehearsals will be taking place in the Drama Studio on Tuesday and Thursday this week from 4pm to 5pm. Tuesday 23rd Feb is for Seniors only. Thursday 25th
Bradley Scott Irving wins the Ernie Ward Memorial.
Bridgewater pupil Bradley recently won the Ernie Ward Memorial trophy in only his second competition for most improved water skier. In August whilst holidaying in France Bradley skied at the
This year’s Apprentice competition is now nearing its final stages. The two teams have recently been working hard on their second task which was to produce an advertising campaign (including
Matthew Woodford – Year 10
A huge well done to Matthew Woodford in year 10! Matthew competed in the ISA Cross Country against over 80 other pupils from across the North of England. Matthew ran
Jade Bailey – Year 8
Jade recently represented Bridgewater School in the ISA North Championships on the 27th January as one of the youngest competitors in her race. As always, Jade ran with determination and
Saem Son – Year 11
Congratulations to Saem Son! Our Year 11 GCSE student represented Bridgewater School in the ISA North Cross Country Championships on the 27th January. Saem competed in the under 19s race
Harvey Russell – Year 7
In the Autumn Term Harvey qualified for the ISA National Swimming Championships after winning his 50m freestyle race at Broughton swimming pool. In good preparation Harvey made his way down
Year 7 pupil qualifies for Swimming Gala
Year 7 pupil Harvey Russell , who swims for Salford has qualified for ISA’s National Swimming Gala which is taking place at the London Aquatic Centre on Saturday 23rd January
Macey dances her way to the 2016 Dance World Cup
Macey in Prep V has recently been selected (together with five girls from the Secondary school) to represent England at the 2016 Dance World Cup in Jersey during the summer.
We are delighted to launch our new website. New elements will be added each day reflecting our vibrant school community.
Bridgewater pupil wins Personality Award
Francesca has won the Personality Award in Public Speaking in the National Public Speaking Competition held at Urmston Grammar School. The Judges said it was stiff competition and it took
Young Enterprise Scheme
A very big thank you to ‘Capita Education ‘ for sponsoring Bridgewater students enabling them to enter into the Young Enterprise Scheme. The team, consisting of 14 students across years