Urban Biathlon Event for Primary Schools

Dozens of students from local primary schools took part in the ‘Urban Biathlon’ held at Bridgnorth Endowed School on Thursday 13th December. Organised by the East Shropshire Schools Sports Partnership, the event saw over 50 youngsters competing in a 1000m mud run with obstacle course, plus a 100m swim in the school’s indoor swimming pool. …

Bridgnorth Endowed Supports Local Food Bank

For the sixth year running, students and staff from Bridgnorth Endowed School supported the local food bank by hosting a charity collection event last Thursday. Donations were brought into school and gathered together during tutor time, ready for Liz Bird, lead co-ordinator of Bridgnorth Food Bank, to come in and collect. The response to this …

Bridgnorth Endowed Named Shrewsbury Town’s School of the Day

Bridgnorth Endowed School is forging even stronger links with Shropshire’s top professional football club, Shrewsbury Town. Following on from the successful launch of the Bridgnorth Development Centre, which Shrewsbury Town runs from Bridgnorth Endowed for 8 to 12 year olds, the school is set to offer specialist football training to its girls. Steve Chase, lead …

‘Routes into Languages’ Christmas E-card Competition

Modern Foreign Language students from Years 7 and 8 recently took part in a Christmas card competition with an international flavour. The theme was Christmas traditions from other countries and the ‘Routes into Languages’ programme asked pupils to research and design a card, featuring any foreign language except English. ‘Routes into Languages’ is an educational …

King Edward VI College Visits Year 11 Students

Year 11 students received high praise following a visit from King Edward VI College in Stourbridge on Friday 7th December. Jeff Caseley, Assistant Principal for Admissions, reported: “During our visit to Bridgnorth Endowed, to present at the Year 11 assembly, we were enormously impressed with how engaged and attentive all the students were. The class …

Zoe Wins Inter-County Cross Country Race

Three talented pupils from Bridgnorth Endowed School ran for Shropshire last Saturday, in an inter-county cross country competition against Surrey, Cheshire, Cumbria, Merseyside, Staffordshire and the West Midlands. The top twelve runners from each county were selected, so around 130 competitors took part in every category. Zoe Gilbody did exceptionally well and led from start to …