Flying Feet

Year Seven pupils Hasan Amjad and Nathaniel Hobbs-Moore have proved they are no pushover when it comes to martial arts...

Most Enterprising Award for Callum

Congratulations to Year 9 boarder Callum Wapstra on receiving the 'Most Enterprising KS3 for boys' award at this year's Ryman National Enterprise Challenge...

Experiencing the world of work

The school has recently re-introduced work experience for Year 11 pupils with a two week programme after their GCSEs have been completed...

Prizegiving 2017

The last day of term was our annual Prizegiving ceremony with parents and governors joining us to celebrate the extraordinary talents of so many of our pupils. ..

A Gold Award in Chemistry

Congratulations to Lower Sixth student Suyesh Amatya who has won a Gold Award in this year's Cambridge Chemistry Challenge!..

Staff Farewells

We were sad to say good bye to a number of members of staff this year, this included Peter Chapman who has retired as Head of ICT after 28 years...

Activities Week 2017

Activities week is a chance for pupils to try new things and to learn outside of the classroom and this year pupils have enjoyed a variety of visits and activities...

An invitation to Number 10 Downing Street

In recognition of our work on social mobility, a group of pupils and staff had the opportunity to visit Number 10 Downing Street in June. ..

Basford Poetry winner

Congratulations to Year 10 pupil Christopher Bayliss on winning the Basford Poetry prize with this beautiful poem about the Syrian city of Palmyra...

French Exchange

Twenty-six pupils enjoyed a wonderful week on their French exchange with our partner school, College Roqua. The school is based in the wonderfully warm and sunny Ardèche region. ..

Summer Sports Round-Up

It has been an incredibly busy summer of sport and we have been very lucky that the vast majority of events have taken place in glorious sunshine. Many thanks to Mr Mulhern for writing this round-up of the summer's events...

Hamilton Concert

The inaugural Hamilton Hall concert took place shortly before the end of term. It is hoped that this will become an annual event to mark celebrate the wonderful music performed by Adams' pupils...

Wonderful Arthog Experiences

A large number of Year 8 boys and A Level Geography pupils joined together for a trip to Arthog Outdoor Educational Centre, many thanks to Joseph Rix for providing this report on his week...

Understanding the importance of clinical research

Students at Adams’ Grammar School have been learning all about the field of clinical research and the importance of working with both patients and the public to improve the quality of treatments that can be given...

End of Year Art Exhibition

There was some wonderful art work on display at our end of year art show. Work by pupils from Year 7 through to the Upper Sixth was available for visitors to enjoy. ..

Cricket Update

The house cricket competition started before Easter with the opening round of the senior tournament. The tournament lasted for 16 weeks and comprised 90 matches played by all of years 7 – 10 and the senior teams. ..

Rockin’ the boat at Adams’

The school’s production of Guys and Dolls was eagerly anticipated and none of the audience members, who flocked to watch the four performances, were disappointed. ..

A Wiley move to Oz

We love welcoming Old Novaportans back to the school and today was the turn of James Wiley who returned with his wife and 9 month old son en-route to a new life in Australia...

House Cyclocross at Longford

Recently the grounds of Longford Hall hosted the first House Cyclocross events with three separate events for Year 9 pupils, Year 10 and pupils in Years 11-12. Cyclocross is a cross between road riding and mountain biking. ..

2016 Adams’ Art Commission winner

Each year the school awards a £500 commission to a pupil who is leaving to pursue a career in art. The commission is for a piece of work to be displayed in school and so acts as their first official commission, to help them on their professional path...

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