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Extra-Curricular Update – 8th January 2018

PE Highlights: ‘A year from now, you may wish you had started today’ –  Encourage your children to be part of our team! PE Extra-curricular highlights: Year 7 football team are through to the last 32 teams in the English Schools Cup after beating Our Lady’s 9-2 (Player of the match Jacob Beamonut-Clarke). Year 8 Basketball […]


Extra-Curricular starts with a boom!

Our PE Extra-curricular programme has been extremely popular so far this year with record numbers of pupils turning up to trials, sports practice and recreational clubs. The PE reception is buzzing at 3pm when the bell goes with droves of pupils who want to get involved. Highlights do far:  Club links with Manchester Magic and […]


Year 7 Basketball

Congratulations to the Year 7 Basketball team who qualified for the semi-finals in the Trafford basketball league. In preparation for the event, Manchester Magic offered a coaching session with the aim of promoting school to club links in the future. Well done to the team, especially Captain Kias Craig who has been an outstanding player […]


Girls Basketball Team

    Congratulations to the KS3 Girls’ Basketball team who were crowned Trafford Champions. The girls dominated the competition with outstanding skills from Year 8 Lilly Hayes who also plays for the KS4 girls and the Year 8/9 boys team. Well done! Miss Cooper


Traffords inclusion event

Well done to AoM students who attended Trafford’s multi sports event. Activities included athletics, volleyball, trampolining, goal ball, table tennis and boccia. It was a talent spotting opportunity for students to be selected to compete for Greater Manchester later in the year. The students were a credit to the school and we look forward to […]


Year 7 Basketball team

Congratulations to the Year 7 Basketball team who have made it to the semi-finals of the Trafford league. Ashton on Mersey School has increased the number of its students taking part in basketball with regular opportunities for A, B and C team games. Well done to all the pupils involved, especially the A team who […]


Year 5/6 Basketball

Well done to St Mary’s CofE Primary School who won Ashton on Mersey School’s Year 5 and 6 basketball competition. Five local primary schools participated, with teachers and students really impressed with the level of skill at the competition. The PE department are looking forward to future stars joining Ashton on Mersey School in September. […]


Jump Nation Club

Ashton on Mersey School has now started its new Jump Nation Club. The Club has been extremely popular with many students showing an interest to attend. Our Year 10 PE leaders secured a £2000 grant through Greater Manchester Sport to pay for a FREE 10 week club aimed to get more students active. The leaders […]


Trafford Schools cross Country

On Thursday 8th December a number of Ashton on Mersey pupils took part in the annual Trafford School cross country championships. All did extremely well under fantastic running conditions. The year 7 boys and girls team finished in 5th place, the year 8 and 9 girls team narrowly missed out on a podium position finishing […]