School Open Day 7th November 2020
Whole School Open Day Saturday 7th November 2020, 10am-2pm Whether your child joins us at the very start of their learning journey in EYFS, as a Prep School pupil or
Pupil joins sewing army providing scrubs for NHS
Prep VI pupil, Evie Browne, has spent every Saturday for the last three months learning how to sew and her commitment to mastering this complex skill is now being put
Spreading Christmas joy at St Ann’s Hospice
Last week our Senior Vocal Group visited St. Ann’s Hospice to spread a little Christmas cheer and help make this time of year special for those in need of care.
Prep Christmas calendar of events 2019
December is an extremely busy and exciting time in the Bridgewater School Prep Department, with lots of festive activities planned for the children in the run up to Christmas. In
2021 Malaysia Expedition announced
Following 18 months’ of fundraising, training and preparation, July 2018 saw a group of Bridgewater Sixth Formers embark upon a school expedition to Tanzania that would prove to be a
Bridgewater’s junior skier set to join Ambition Race Team
Ten year old Allegra Turton is flying high following her invitation to join the Ambition Race Team, one of GBR’s leading alpine ski racing academies responsible for producing a number
Prep Magazine Summer Edition 2019
The Prep Magazine is a quarterly publication which proudly showcases the achievements of our school’s younger pupils and provides a snapshot of what they have been working on across the
Artwork of the Month – November 2018
Congratulations to the following students whose fabulous artwork has been selected by the Art Department for November’s Artwork of the Month award: Meg Robinson, Year 7 Bre McFayden, Year 7
Sixth Form Tanzania Expedition 2018
Some of our Sixth Form students have recently enjoyed a ‘practice run’ for their eagerly anticipated expedition to Tanzania later in the summer term. The purpose of the weekend was to
Annual Music and Art Exhibition Showcase in aid of St Ann’s Hospice
Tickets are going fast for our annual Music and Art Showcase Evening in aid of St.Ann’s Hospice this Thursday 24th May from 5.45 to 7pm. With a multitude of talent
Independent School Association (ISA) Essay Competition 2018 Winner
Congratulations go to our extremely creative author, Anna Redfern (Year 10) who has won the first prize in the National ISA Favonius Senior Essay Writing Competition. Mrs Strang, Head of
Bridgewater and Broadoak Primary School join together to solve the crime!
Bridgewater School welcomed Year 6 pupils from nearby Broadoak School, Worsley today for an afternoon of science fun! Using an array of science equipment and CSI techniques, children had to
Prep Head Boy makes Halle Choir
Lyall Rowland in Prep VI has a had a fantastic year to date. Not only is he our current ‘Head Boy’ for the Prep School but he has also been
Lessons from Auschwitz
Chloe Povey, one of our Yr 12 Sixth Formers, has recently participated in a life changing project. Organised by the Holocaust Educational Trust, the ‘Lessons from Auschwitz’ project aims to
Phil and Paul from ‘Class of 92’ help with football training
Kindly organised by one of our parents, Mr Tony Camilleri, our Under 16’s Football Team enjoyed a fabulous opportunity to meet with football idols Paul Scholes and Phil Neville for
Fencing has proved to be a very popular extra-curricular sport at Bridgewater School with a number of our pupils and in the case of one of our Year 11 students,
Harvest Festival 2017
A great opportunity for our younger pupils to understand that there are many people less fortunate within our community and to give thanks for what we have. St Mark’s Church,
Passing on practical skills
It is often argued that many young people today don’t have a grasp of practical maintenance skills which used to be prevalent in previous generations. Our Prep children have been queuing
Macmillan Cake and Coffee morning 2017 – £736.56 raised!
Great result for our Cake and Coffee morning organised by our very able and organised Sixth Former’s – they raised a fantastic £736.56 for Macmillan Cancer Support…our younger children were
Teachers, parents and pupils joined together at our Annual Prize Giving Ceremony last Thursday to share some of the highlights of 2016/17 and the amazing achievements of pupils and staff
Sixth Former’s Bonding Trip 2017
Our new Bridgewater Sixth Form got the chance to get to know each other better during the recent annual bonding trip to the Lake District. Plenty of team orientated tasks
A cut and thrust world!
Cormac Sale from Heaton, Bolton is proving a force to be reckoned with on the fencing circuit. At only 14 years old he is already the very proud owner of
Double success for former pupils
Former pupils, Maddy and Ali Hannant, have been celebrating their double successes this year following graduation from their respective universities, as well as moving onto the next exciting stage of
Celebrating Achievement – our Annual Prize Giving Ceremony 2017
We love to celebrate the achievements and successes of all our pupils throughout the school. Excitement is mounting for our annual Prize Giving Ceremony on Thursday 28th September at Victoria
29th September 9am to 2pm – Cake & Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support
Once again we’d love to invite you to our school Cake and Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Pop along to Bridgewater School Prep Hall on Friday 29th
Fun in the sun today for our little ones
Great to see our new Kindergarten and Reception Classes already settling in, making new friends and having a great time in the sun!
2017 A Level results – 100% pass rate again!!!
We are proud and delighted to announce that once again our students have achieved 100% pass rate at A-level! Over half of all grades are A*-B and a quarter are
Exemplary behaviour by our pupils
Students from Bridgewater recently enjoyed a sports activities trip to Club La Santa, Lanzarote. The school received the following email from a passenger on the return flight regarding the conduct
Shotguns at the ready!
Senior pupils at Bridgewater School have recently been enjoying the experience of Clay Pigeon shooting encouraged by our very own Emma Williams, former President of the University of York’s Clay
“You’re hired!” – Yr 8 Enterprise Challenge
Just two hours to form a team, allocate roles, design a new product and roll out to market with a sparkling presentation to boot! Sound familiar? Yr 8 students totally
Fantastic ‘bouldering’ skills demonstrated by YRs 7 and 8
Some of our YR 7 and 8 pupils have been enjoying the challenges of ‘Bouldering’ this year as an extra curricular activity. Bouldering is rock climbing stripped down to its raw
A natural star in the making!
Eight year old Joe Corcoran is a memorable face in and around Bridgewater School, Worsley. Highly energetic, outgoing, gregarious and friendly, Joe is a popular member of Prep III. By
Mia beats 1,500 others in national creative writing competition
Mia Fraser (YR 8) recently achieved outstanding success in a national creative writing competition organised by the National Literacy Trust in partnership with Routledge publishers. The National Literacy Trust is
Kingsley shows off his international Mandarian skills
Kingsley Li (Prep II) travelled to Amsterdam over half term to take part in the 7th Annual Mandarin Reading and Speaking competition. Organised by the Dutch Chinese Education Association it aims
Fantastic fund-raising efforts by pupils, parents and staff!
Here at Bridgewater, we understand the importance of families and ‘giving something back’ and so we’d just like to say a big shout out THANK YOU to all our pupils,
Samuel is quick off the mark!
Samuel Ashadu (age 11) and his younger brother Ethan (age 10) are both keen members of Salford Metropolitan Athletics Club in Eccles. Last weekend Samuel competed in the Greater Manchester
Beware the dangers of swimming in canals in hot weather!
Children are frequently warned about the dangers of swimming in canals and quarries in the hot weather….looks like someone needs to get the message out there to the local wildlife!
Music and Art Showcase in aid of St Ann’s Hospice
As our academic year draws to a close, we will be hosting our annual Art Exhibition featuring the fabulous work of our final year students alongside our Music Showcase on Tuesday, 23rd
“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
Year 9 Team Building
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