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Year 7 Basketball   Recently updated !

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   Recently updated !

    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   Recently updated !

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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: […]


Ellie – British Ice Skating ‘Champion’

Well done to Ellie in Year 10 who in January became a British Ice Skating ‘Champion’. Ellie works very hard at her skating, rising every other day just after 4am to be at the rink training before school. Last weekend Ellie and her team won gold at the British Championships in Nottingham. They are now […]


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 […]