School Trips

Austria Ski Trip 2017

The popular Ski & Board trip to the Austrian Alps was a huge success once again this year. After heavy snow conditions the week before, we arrived to glorious sunshine and perfect skiing conditions all week. More snow arrived on the last day reviling some breath taking views and leaving pupils wanting more days on […]

Spanish Trip to Catalonia

During the Whit half-term, 33 pupils from Year 9 went on the Spanish Trip to Catalonia. We had a fantastic time visiting some of the region’s most famous attractions including the Sagrada Familia cathedral, the Nou Camp football stadium, Park Güell and La Rambla in the centre of Barcelona. On the last day, we also […]

Ullswater 2016

On Friday 6th May a group of students travelled to Ullswater in the Lake District to take part in an outward bound weekend. During the weekend students took part in a number of challenging activities such as Climbing, Abseiling, Tunneling, Trapeze, Gauge Walking and canoeing. Through these challenging activities students not only tested themselves physically […]

Paris Trip

Ashton-on-Mersey School pupils have a trip of a lifetime to one of Europe’s most beautiful cities… Paris! The PE department took 32 boys from Years 9 and 10 to take part in a trip which would immerse them in Parisian culture and also allow them the opportunity to compete against French teams in friendly games […]

Poland Trip

 Ashton-on-Mersey School Poland Trip, March 18-21st 2016 Ashton-on-Mersey School pupils have a trip of a lifetime to some of the sites of Europe’s darkest days. The History and RS Departments joined forces to take a group of 25 pupils from Year 10 to 13 on a truly memorable trip to Krakow and Auschwitz. Over four […]

Battlefields of World War 1

YEAR 8 TRIP: BATTLEFIELDS OF WORLD WAR 1 Twenty eight keen Year 8 pupils ended their most recent half term with an educational trip to the Somme, organised by Mr Hastewell of the History Department.  This was a hugely successful and thought-provoking trip to Belgium and France, allowing the pupils (and staff) to experience the […]

Austria Ski Trip 2016

This year our Skiers and Snowboarders took to the Austrian Alps in style starting their journey with the luxury Singapore airlines from Manchester airport. On arrival the snow conditions were near perfect and as the week went on it continued to snow at night and the sun came out during the day, reviling some breath […]