Farewell to Senior Boarding

Exciting plans have been announced to re-locate senior boarding to a purpose-designed building from September 2017. With this in mind we would like to invite former boarders and boarding staff to return to take a final look at Picken, Roddam and Beaumaris in their current form...

New home for senior boarding

Adams’ Grammar School has unveiled plans to move their senior boarding pupils into a fully refurbished purpose designed building...

Old Novaportan wins global undergraduate award

A former Adams’ Grammar School pupil has recently been named as a winner in a global competition to identify the world’s leading undergraduates...

Competitive netball for school and ON teams

In December 2016 we were delighted to welcome back leavers from 2015 and 2016 to take on the current netball team...

AGS pupils return to Oz

At half term a group of Adams' pupils and staff set off on the long journey to Australia to pay a return visit to Ringwood Secondary College in Melbourne.The school's first visit was in 2014 and in 2015 50 Ringwood pupils visited Newport as part of their worldwide performing arts tour...

Year 7 pupils visit Haberdashers’ Hall

It has become a new school tradition for all Year 7 pupils to visit Haberdashers' Hall during their first term at the school. Two classes go at a time and pupils from Clive and Darwin have provided us with a write-up of their day...

Longford hosts an ON wedding

The school was delighted to help Old Novaportan George Shi celebrate his marriage to Penny Teoh over the summer...

House Cross-Country 2016

Webb House went one better than their runners-up position last year to lift the coveted House Cross-Country trophy. Their victory was won with outstanding performances in the lower and middle school competitions which made up for their 4th place finish in the senior race...

Prizegiving 2016

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 Leavers 2016

On evening before Prizegiving it has now become traditional for the staff to gather to say farewell to colleagues who are leaving the school...

Welcoming primary school children

We are delighted to have had the opportunity to welcome over 150 primary school children to Adams’ this term for a number of different fun packed events...

My time as junior boarding housemaster

A few words from Matthew Skeate as he steps down from his role as junior boarding housemaster ...

ONs offer words of wisdom to sixth form pupils

Lower Sixth pupils benefited from the wisdom and experience of a large number of Old Novaportans who helped during the school’s Higher Education Preparation Week...

Old Novaportan Re-union – Class of ’79

In May 2016 the school was delighted to welcome back a number of Old Novaportans who left the school in 1979...

House Music Competition 2016

Over 400 Adams’ Grammar School pupils performed to a sell out crowd of parents, friends, staff members and fellow students on Tuesday, 1st March at the annual House Music Competition...

Mr Warren-Smith to retire

After nearly 28 years at Adams’ Deputy Head, Mark Warren-Smith, has decided to retire at the end of this academic year. ..

The Sons of Pitches play AGS

A group of Adams’ Grammar School pupils have enjoyed a unique opportunity to work with the multi-award winning vocal group The Sons of Pitches during an afternoon and evening of musical entertainment. ..

First ON visitors of 2016

This week we have enjoyed visits from two Old Novaportans who attended the school in the 1940s and 1950s...

Bike building project in the news

The Design and Technology department's unique bike building GCSE project has featured in one of the bike industry's leading publications...

Shopping evening raises £1,600

The AGS Society is delighted to announce it's 2015 Christmas Shopping Evening has raised an incredible £1,600...