Russian adventure

During October's half term the History and Government & Politics departments took a group of pupils to Russia. Many thanks to Hal Booth, James Thompson and Sahib Duhra for providing us with this report from their trip...

Hard fought fifth round match in NatWest Vase competition

The 1st XV made a valiant effort in their fifth round match of the NatWest Vase competition but it was not to be against a strong King's Worcester side. many thanks to Mr Mulhern for the following report. ..

New name for historic school

During today's assembly the Headmaster told pupils of his plans to change the school name to reflect the the school's historic links with one of London’s leading Livery Companies. ..

NatWest Vase 4th Round Success for 1st XV

The 1st XV are making great progress in the NatWest Vase competition. In the fourth round they emerged victorious in a hard-fought battle with long-standing rivals Old Swinford Hospital School. ..

Callum Mackenzie makes the GB squad

Congratulations to Old Novaportan Callum Mackenzie on being selected for Great Britain's hockey squad...

Haberdashers’ Deputation 2017

The deputation is an annual event for every Haberdashers' school and helps maintain the strong and important link between the historic organisation and its schools...

Fifty years at Longford Hall

September 2017 marked 50 years since Longford Hall opened as the school's junior boarding house. The current residents at Longford were delighted to welcome back 15 former pupils who were the first ever boarders to live at Longford back in September 1967...

A tale of two Halls

Recently Adams’ Grammar School marked two significant events in the history of the school with a celebration of 50 years of boarding at Longford Hall and the opening of a brand new senior boarding house, Beaumaris Hall...

Old Novaportan Rugby 7’s

At the end of August a number of our Old Novaportans met up for a few games of Ruby 7's at Longford while revisiting some school memories with their old school friends. ..

Most Enterprising Award for Callum

Congratulations to Year 9 boarder Callum Wapstra on receiving the 'Most Enterprising KS3 for boys' award at this year's Ryman National Enterprise Challenge...

Prizegiving 2017

The last day of term was our annual Prizegiving ceremony with parents and governors joining us to celebrate the extraordinary talents of so many of our pupils. ..

Staff Farewells

We were sad to say good bye to a number of members of staff this year, this included Peter Chapman who has retired as Head of ICT after 28 years...

Hamilton Concert

The inaugural Hamilton Hall concert took place shortly before the end of term. It is hoped that this will become an annual event to mark celebrate the wonderful music performed by Adams' pupils...

Rockin’ the boat at Adams’

The school’s production of Guys and Dolls was eagerly anticipated and none of the audience members, who flocked to watch the four performances, were disappointed. ..

A Wiley move to Oz

We love welcoming Old Novaportans back to the school and today was the turn of James Wiley who returned with his wife and 9 month old son en-route to a new life in Australia...

2016 Adams’ Art Commission winner

Each year the school awards a £500 commission to a pupil who is leaving to pursue a career in art. The commission is for a piece of work to be displayed in school and so acts as their first official commission, to help them on their professional path...

Farewell to Beaumaris, Roddam and Picken

During the final exeat weekend of the summer term we welcomed back a number of Old Novaportans to help us say a final farewell to the three senior boarding houses...

50 years at Longford

September 2017 marks 50 years since Longford Hall opened as a boarding house and we have been approached by ONs Mike Waldron and Nigel Williams about holding an event to mark this occasion...

Rumbles in senior boarding

We were delighted to welcome back an Old Novaportan recently who had a particularly close connection to one of our senior boarding houses. ..

Headmaster’s visit to Downing Street

Recently the Headmaster was invited to No. 10 Downing Street as part of a group of schools that have been recognised for doing “exceptional work” in the field of social mobility. He explains more about the visit as well as changes he is planning to make to the curriculum...

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