School of the Decade

30 November, 2020

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls has been named the Northwest State Secondary School of the Decade in The Sunday Times’ Parent Power Schools Guide 2021. This is achieved by the hard work of exceptional staff with high academic standards, who value their students & encourage them to develop their potential to the full. Well done everyone!    

Fundraising across the trust

30 November, 2020

This has not been an easy year, so it is heartwarming to see pupils from across the trust think of children who are less fortunate. This term has seen a number of fundraising initiatives, with time spent supporting fantastic endeavours such as Marcus Rashford’s school meals campaign and monies raised for Children in Need, Children in […]

Young Poets of the Year Award

30 October, 2020

Two Sixth Form Students from AGGS have been selected as Commended Poets in the Foyles Young Poets of the Year Awards 2020. Run by The Poetry Society and Supported by The Foyle Foundation, this is the 22nd Year of the Awards which are firmly established as the leading competition for young poets aged between 11 […]

Authors abound at AGGS

29 September, 2020

The English department at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls is beaming with pride this month, as a number of students are honing their writing skills brilliantly in the public domain. Year 10 student Freya has been selected as a finalist in the ‘Writing the Pandemic’ competition run by the University of Manchester School of Creative Writing. She […]

Congratulations to AGGS

30 July, 2020

Congratulations to all staff, students, families and carers at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls – named the best state-funded secondary school in the UK in the 2020 Good Schools Guide. The guide looks at a range of data in addition to traditional league tables, taking in factors such as Progress 8, pupil-teacher ratios and absence […]