We can get you into Oxbridge, head of new college tells East Manchester kids

22 March, 2013

Gillian Winter says the Connell Sixth Form College, due to open in Beswick in September, will propel bright teenagers into the country’s top universities. The principal of a new college in of one of England’s most deprived areas has told prospective students: ‘I can get you into Oxford and Cambridge’. Gillian Winter says the Connell […]

Melland celebrates ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted result

21 March, 2013 Melland High celebrates Ofsted success

Melland High School is celebrating this week after being rated ‘Outstanding’ under the new Ofsted framework. The report, which was released on 16 March, deemed the Special Educational Needs (SEN) school ‘Outstanding’ across every inspection category. Part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, the school was last inspected by Ofsted in 2007, where it was […]

New university partnership for Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

15 March, 2013 Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (AGGS) has recently announced a new partnership with Manchester University. The school is the lead Teaching School in the North West working with the University and with other schools on the national Research Council UK (RCUK) project, which aims to encourage young people to become excited about cutting-edge research and […]