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Creative writing competition

Pupils across all year groups are being invited to enter a creative writing competition from Young Writers called ‘Welcome to Wonderland’. It’s open to all 11-18 year olds and the closing date is 7th April. The competition challenges pupils to create a fictional world before writing a ‘mini-saga’ (a story in 100 words) about their […]


Bugsy Malone

We would like to invite you to this year’s school show ‘Bugsy Malone’ from the 14th to 16th March 2017 at Waterside Arts Centre, Sale. Pupils and staff have been working hard since September in creating a spectacular event promoting the talent that we have here at Ashton on Mersey school. Tickets can be purchased: […]


AoM Performing Arts Evening

  We are holding auditions for a Performing Arts Evening at the Waterside Theatre on March 21st and 22nd 2016 to showcase the talent that we have here at Ashton on Mersey School. If you can sing, play an instrument, act or dance and you’re interested in performing at the event, then sign up for […]


Readathon – Monday, 7 – 11 Dec

November 2015 PARENTS AND CARERS Pupils in Years 7, 8 and 9 will be taking part in this year’s Readathon. From Monday 7th to Friday 11th December, each pupil will read in all their English lessons – and have homework as part of this – in our one week silent, sponsored read for charity. Consequently, […]


Henrik in Greece!

Henrik is a Year 11 pupil (11DAS) who has been with us now since his arrival in the UK from Hong Kong in 2012. Henrik is a delightful young man who has motivated himself to get involved in as many opportunities as possible at school, whilst further developing his English skills.  He always impresses us […]


GCSE Results 2015

Ashton on Mersey School received excellent GCSE results again this year and these follow on from the outstanding results attained at Post 16 last week. 57% of pupils achieved 5 or more A*-C grades including English and Maths, which is a great achievement.  A quarter of our Year 11 pupils achieved 3+ A*/A grades with […]


Cross Country Team

English Schools’ Cross Country Cup success

On Monday 6th October the Ashton on Mersey Cross country team took part in the English Schools’ Cross Country Cup in Bolton. All pupils did extremely well in tough conditions. The junior girls team provided the performance of the day by finishing in 6th position; well done to Emily, Millie, Abigail, Samantha, Amy, Finley and […]