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BEA Systems Roadshow

22nd February, 2018

Year 7 and 8 students were visited by the British Aerospace Engineers.


Language Learners

22nd February, 2018

FGS Year 8 students engaged in new languages and cultural experiences at Manchester Metropolitan University.


Sponsorship Successes

22nd February, 2018

Flixton Girls School sports teams have aimed high and performed superbly this academic year.


Wellbeing Wednesday January Event

8th February, 2018

FGSl extended its programme of health and wellbeing with a ‘Cooking and Nutrition’ session.


Women in Astronomy

8th February, 2018

FGS welcomed Astronomer Adam Whittaker from 'Beauty in the Universe.'



25th January, 2018

Over one hundred and eighty year 7 and 8 students celebrated all things Jane Austen earlier this term.


BEA Systems Roadshow

Year 7 and 8 students were visited by the British Aerospace Engineers.

Language Learners

FGS Year 8 students engaged in new languages and cultural experiences at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Sponsorship Successes

Flixton Girls School sports teams have aimed high and performed superbly this academic year.

Wellbeing Wednesday January Event

FGSl extended its programme of health and wellbeing with a ‘Cooking and Nutrition’ session.

Women in Astronomy

FGS welcomed Astronomer Adam Whittaker from 'Beauty in the Universe.'


Over one hundred and eighty year 7 and 8 students celebrated all things Jane Austen earlier this term.

UCAS Deadline

Year 13 students had a busy period preparing for mock examinations and finalising university admission forms

Saltzburg Skiing

Over 40 FGS students skied into the New Year, departing school for Austria on January 2nd.

Designer Christmas

FGS students entered Kate Green MP annual Design a Christmas card competition.

Ullswater Experience

Year 7 students attended the Outward Bound Centre at Ullswater to experience outside the classroom learning.

Health & Wellbeing Matters

Health and wellbeing definitley does matter and here at Flixton Girls School we actively promote health and wellbeing activities to all our students and staff.

House Arts 'Being British'

Flixton Girls School celebrated our students amazing talents with our annual House Arts activities which culminated in a finale competition with the theme ‘Being British’.

Cross Country Challenges

FGS budding athletes participated in a team cross country event.

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

Year 12 and 13 students run our Christmas Shoe Box Appeal on behalf of Manchester Street Angels

Lets' Talk Youth

Year 11 students participated in the 'Let's Talk Youth Conference' at Sale Life Centre

Academic Success

FGS celebrated student success with an evening to recognise their academic achievements.

Jorja's Skating Success

Year 9 student achieves bronze medal at National Synchronised Ice Skating competition

National Citizenship Service

6th Formers review sign up for 2018 summer challenge.

Harvest Stretford FoodBank

Our harvest collection culminated another giant harvest hamper of emergency meals.

Kate Green Urges Students to Vote

Parliament Week comes to Flixton Girls

Cadets Pass Out

A number of Flixton Girls students were involved in Greater Manchester Police Volunteer Cadets

Senior Maths Challenge

FGS Sixth Formers rose to the Maths challenge attending the University of Manchester.

Karate Kid

Year 8 Student Ellie Costin pursues her chosen sport

Rainforest Critters

Over 170 primary school students from English Martyrs and Urmston Primary participated in our Rainforest Roadshow.

Safe Drive GM

Sixth form students from both year 12 and 13 participated in an over 16’s ‘Safe Drive - Stay Alive’ road safety initiative.

Loch Eil Leadership Skills

Year 10 students and accompanying staff attended a residential Outward Bound Leadership Skills Course at Loch Eil in Scotland

GCSE History Remembrance

Year 11 and Sixth Formers visited Beth Shalom Holocaust Centre.

GCSE PE Beyond the Classroom

As part of Flixton Girls School GCSE PE studies our students have to demonstrate a range of skills from physical to theoretical.

Pivotal Centre of Excellence

Flixton Girls School has worked with Pivotal Education for a number of years now; creating shifts in behaviour improvement throughout the whole school.

Health & Wellbeing Newsletter

See our up to date Health & Wellbeing Newsletter

Fantastic Fundraising

Year 11 student Paige Skleton raises thousands.

Creative Writing

Clare Littlemore, ex- English Teacher discusses effective literary techniques with FGS students to support them through their examinations.

Hospice Halloween Hocus Pocus

At Halloween our Head Girl Team headed up by sixth former Emily Bates coordinated a variety of Halloween activities for year 7 students.


FGS creative writing competition “Chillerfest” was launched to support literacy across the whole-school

Wellbeing Wednesday

FGS health and wellbeing activities for this academic year.

Rainbow Cake Sale

Members of the Flixton Girls School (FGS) Equalitities Club recently created some fabulous “rainbow” bakes - all in aid of charity.

Restart a Heart Day 2017

FGS took part in the nation's biggest mass CPR training event.

Customer Services Masterclass

Year 11 students attended the Radisson Blu Hotel, Manchester Airport Masterclass

Sixth Form Open Evening

FGS opened their doors for students and their parents to review pathways for 2018/19.

Hooray For Harriette

Hariette Jones, St Michael’s School Year 6 pupil wins Fun Trail Competition.

Career Aspirations

As part of our post 16 advice and guidance and with college application deadlines looming, FGS hosted their annual Aspirational Futures Day.

Fun in Flight

Flixton Girls School year 9 students were treated to an action packed RAF Roadshow

Oxbridge Outreach

Top achieving students from year 11 and 12 invited to Oxbridge Outreach talk

Barclays Internship Programme Update

Flixton Girls School Barclays Internship programme continues.

Horrible Histories

Flixton Girls (FGS) and Wellacre Academy hosted our annual joint primary liaison event.

FGS Successful Open Evening

Trafford’s leading school for girls of all abilities welcomed prospective parents and pupils, for another hugely successful Open Evening.

Autumn Term Extra Curricular Clubs

Year group specific Autumn Term clubs timetable

FGS = Fantastic Grade Success

On the back of their 100% A Level passes last week, the girls at Flixton are celebrating another set of great exam results!

100% Flixton Girls A Level Success

Students and staff at Flixton Girls School Sixth Form are celebrating 100% A Level passes.

Health & Wellbeing Newsletter

Healthy Lives, Healthy Minds, Healthy Futures

Aspirational Abi

Abigail Chesworth 10HC has overcome injury in her pursuit of athletic success.

Freedom Project

At Flixton Girls School we pride ourselves on sharing good practice and in particular sharing with our students and staff the current issues around Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE).


Following on from our winning poster entries for the ‘Exploring Nuclear’ competition our students attended the European Nuclear Young Generation Forum (ENYGF) Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths (STEM) Event at Hotel Football, Old Trafford.


FGS work with our local partner primary schools continued this term with German language taster sessions taking place at Urmston Primary School.

Salters Chemistry Challenge

Year 7 Chemistry club students visited the Salters Festival at the Chemistry department of the University of Manchester

Aiming Sky High

We have many talented students here at FGS but Serena Brown’s commitment and dedication to street dance certainly makes her a stand out student.

Science Magic

Our lower school students were recently treated to a Science Magician visit by Dr Matt Pritchard.

FGS Expo

An exhibition celebrating the work of GCSE students.

Election Fever

FGS Year 10 held their own general election today with students representing 5 of the major political parties.

Summer Spotlight

An evening of Arts Wednesday 5th July 6.30 to 8.30pm. Tickets available via ParentPay

Tough Talent

Our very talented year 9 student Angel Tough has again shown her exceptional show jumping prowess by competing for her country, in Belgium.

Exploring Nuclear

Year 9 students given the opportunity to participate in a creative poster competition organised by the Nuclear Institute Young Generation Network in relation to Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

Sports Personality Awards Nominations 2017

We are delighted to announce that nominations are now open for our annual Sports Personality Award.

Peppa Pig Dance

Flixton Girls School hosted a pre-school dance and movement class inspired by popular children's TV show Peppa Pig; organised to support a worldwide children's charity ‘Save the Children’.

Careers Advice

At FGS we are dedicated to providing our students with a planned programme of impartial careers education.

Spelling Bee

FGS held a 'Spelling Bee' competition for all year 7 students.

Young Musician of the Year

Music department ran a competition that focused on instrumental musical talents.

French Languages Trip

Very early start for forty French GCSE students and staff setting en-route to northern France.

Past Pupils Reunion

On Saturday 1st April FGS opened it’s doors for the inaugural annual reunion for all ex-students, teachers and governors.

Evening of Excellence

Students from year 7 through to year 12 participated in our hugely rewarding celebration of the amazing talents and abilities of our students here at FGS.

Aberdovey Adventures

Ninety two students were given the chance to further their Outward Bound adventures.

Wellbeing Wednesday

Flixton Girls School is furthering its programme of health and wellbeing with a student led event on Wednesday 10th May 6-8pm

Girls Active Camp

Six selected Year 9 students will journey to Loughborough University; next weekend, to take part in our second Girls Active Conference, in conjunction with the Youth Sport Trust.

Medical History

Over 100 year 10 students and staff visited the Thackray Medical Museum in Leeds, to support their GCSE History classroom work by examining medicine through time and specifically surgery during the First World War.

Herzlich Willkommen Onatti

FGS Year 9/10 German students were given the opportunity to support their studies by experiencing an all-German language performance of ‘Auf Dem Campingplatz’ (On the Campsite).

Harry Potter Potions

FGS hosted their annual Harry Potter day once again as part of our Primary Liaison links.

Football Festival

Year 3 pupils from a selection of our cluster primary schools, attended Flixton Girls School to participate in an afternoon of football skills.

History of Women's Football

Forty Gifted and Talented PE students were personally invited to attend The National Football Museum for a special viewing of the new ‘History of Women’s Football’ collection.

20th Anniversary of World Book Day

Flixton Girls celebrated the 20th Anniversary of World Book Day with a host of activities including character dress-up, quizzes and book swaps.

Fitness Friday

FGS promotes keeping fit and general wellbeing to all our students and staff.

Revision - how you can help!

Sharing revision techniques with parents.

Successful Sporting Festivals

Multi-skills sports festivals continue to go from strength to strength here at Flixton Girls.

Alumni Spring Reunion

Following the success of our previous school decades reunion FGS are again opening their doors for an annual alumni spring reunion on Saturday 1st April 2-4pm.

'Legally Blonde JR!' At FGS

FGS is turning pink this week for their adaptation of the award-winning Broadway musical and the smash hit motion picture, Legally Blonde, The Musical JR!

London Adventures

Thirty Two FGS Sixth Form students and staff recently embarked on an enrichment trip to Westminster as honoured guests of our local MP Kate Green.

Putting History in the Picture

TALENTED artists from FGS have used their skills to tell the story of an ice age boulder that is a well-known local landmark.

Eco Committee Zoo Animal Sponsors

year 7 and 8 forms have been involved in an Eco committee, with a particular focus on improving the local environment and raising awareness of global issues.

Designer Christmas

Year 7 and 8 students had a great opportunity to enter local MP Kate Green’s annual Design a Christmas card competition.

World Wide Education Project

Flixton Girls School Science department donated 10 unused microscopes to World Wide Education Project.

Christmas Carol Service

By far the musical highlight of the year was our Christmas Carol Service at St. Clement’s Church in Urmston.

Ullswater Experience

Over 150 year 7 students attended the Outward Bound Centre at Ullswater in Cumbria for a split week of outside classroom experiences.

Christmas Concert

Flixton Girls Performing Arts/Participate faculty celebrated our students musical and performing arts talents with our annual Christmas Concert.

Students Academic Success

Flixton Girls celebrated student success with an evening to recognise their academic achievements.

Career Aspirations

As part of our 6th Form pathways and with for college application deadlines looming, Flixton Girls hosted their annual Aspirational Futures Day.

Just For a Day

Soraya Holloway Year 11 had the opportunity of a lifetime, as part of the Greater Manchester Police Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Challenge to spend a day in the shoes of GMP Deputy Chief Constable Ian Pilling.

Lets' Talk Youth

FGS Year 10 and 11 students participated in the ‘Let’s Talk Youth Conference’ run by the Trafford Member of Youth Parliament, at Sale Life Centre.

Loch Eil Leadership

Forty five Year 10 students and accompanying staff attended a residential Outward Bound Leadership Skills Course at Loch Eil in Scotland earlier this term.

Anfield Audience

Over 50 Flixton Girls School students joined participated in a group dance performance on the pitch at Anfield during the Rugby League Four Nations Series Final.

Velodrome Track Cycling

Over recent weeks two groups of students took part in an introduction to track cycling at the National Cycling Centre, Manchester velodrome.

National Teach Meet Winner

At FGS we are a forward facing school and we strongly believe in sharing best practice to support improving students’ outcomes.

Primary Who Done It!

FGS hosted another successful Primary Science CSI Day with the attendance of 75 Year 5 pupils from Urmston Junior School.

FGS 3G Pitch Unveilled By Rachel Brown-Finnis

Former England Women's Senior goalkeeper, Rachel Brown-Finnis, officially opened FGS new 3G pitch

Stretford Foodbank Harvest

Flixton Girls harvest house competition donates to Stretford FoodBank

England U16's Rounders Talent

FGS students selected for England U16's Rounders squad

Rainforest Roadshow

Over 100 primary school students from Woodhouse Primary and Urmston Junior School participated in our Rainforest Roadshow

New Website for FGS!

Our new website goes live this week.

Ruby Shines!

Ruby Shines!

Girls Horrible Histories

Girls Horrible Histories

Boxing Clever

Boxing Clever

Children's Hospital Fundraising

Children's Hospital Fundraising

Cologne Culture

Cologne Culture

FGS Open Evening Goes from Strength to Strength

FGS Open Evening Goes from Strength to Strength

Open Evening 2016

Come along to our Open Evening - 22nd Sept!

FGS Smash Results

Flixton Girls are set to smash the new government performance measures with another year of excellent GCSE results.

Welcome New Year Seven Students

Welcome New Year Sevens

MCWFC 2016 Affiliation Programme

MCWFC 2016 Affiliation Programme

Signatures Youth Dance Trail

Signatures Youth Dance Trail

Food Cube Has Landed

Food Cube Has Landed

Great Science Share

Great Science Share
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