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  • Monday 17 September 2018 Tom Patton, 1979-1998 The Bangor Grammar School community wish to acknowledge the passing of Tom Patton. Tom was Headmaster at the School from 1979 – 1998, having previously been a teacher and Housemaster at Campbell College. In his time at Bangor Grammar his passion for the classics, rugby football and cricket were evident, with involvement in sport being something he very much valued and encouraged for those within his care. His Service of Thanksgiving at Hamilton Road Baptist Church was very well represented by past and current staff from Bangor Grammar.
  • Monday 30 July 2018 Archery GB Youth Festival In July, Ryan was again selected to travel to the Archery GB Youth Festival at Lilleshall in Shropshire. About 160 young archers from across the UK and Ireland attended for a week of competitions.
  • Wednesday 27 June 2018 Abaana Trip 2018 Click for details on how to follow their trip.
  • Tuesday 26 June 2018 History/ICT Year 8 project In the summer term, Mr Ramsey (ICT) and Mr Moreland (History) collaborated in a cross curricular project with Year 8s. The question of how a computer defeated Nazi Germany in WW2 was delivered through a series of lessons in both subjects.
  • Monday 18 June 2018 German Exchange Visit to Lachendorf Towards the end of the Summer term, seven boys and two members of staff, Mr Nicholl and Mr Ramsey, embarked on the annual German Exchange with the Immanuel-Kant Gymansium in Lachendorf, Northern Germany.
  • Friday 8 June 2018 IET Faraday Challenge Day On Friday, 8th June 2018 we hosted a Faraday Challenge Day in Bangor Grammar School, run by the Institution of Engineering and Technology and aimed at encouraging more young people to engage in the STEM subjects and to consider engineering as a possible career path.
  • Tuesday 5 June 2018 Microsoft HQ Trip in Dublin On Tuesday 5th June the Year 10s had the great fortune to visit the new Microsoft HQ in Dublin.
  • Saturday 12 May 2018 RAF 100 Athletics Meeting BGS CCF was kindly given an invite to attend the RAF 100 athletics meeting at the Mary Peters track on the 12th of May.
  • Thursday 10 May 2018 2018 CCF Promotions Click for full details.
  • Monday 30 April 2018 Chamber Choir Report Click for the full 2017/18 report.
  • Friday 27 April 2018 Irish School Junior Golf Championship 2018 Having won the Ulster Schools Junior Golf Championship our team of Jude Devlin, Max Carson and Lewis Gowdy travelled to Monkstown Golf Club outside Cork to represent Ulster in the Irish Schools National Final.
  • Wednesday 18 April 2018 CCF Awards 2018 Click to view all awards.
  • Wednesday 11 April 2018 Sgt Watton Master Cadet Course The master cadet course was an amazing opportunity that anyone who gets a chance should take. The course is challenging physically and mentally. I and the rest of my platoon took part in a range of activities across the syllabus over the four-day exercise period.
  • Thursday 22 March 2018 BGS Wall of Fame launch SPORTING stars of the past six decades gathered at Bangor Grammar School on Tuesday evening for the launch of its new Sporting Wall of Fame.
  • Wednesday 21 March 2018 CCF Easter Camp 2018 . The cadets paraded in their matching hoodies all ready for the long journey across the water and down through Scotland into England. The destination was Halton Camp in Lancaster.
  • Sunday 18 March 2018 National Navigation Award Assessment “If it’s not raining then we’re not training” as the old Army saying goes and that was true when 34 of our APCA (Year 12) group set off for their assessment at Crawfordsburn Country Park.
  • Saturday 17 March 2018 DoE Yr 13: Gold Training Expedition to the Mournes The Year 13 Gold group consisted of 13 pupils assisted by two staff. Training took place in Tollymore Forest Park where the boys refreshed their campcraft skills, pitching their tents before cooking on the trangia stoves.
  • Friday 9 March 2018 Minor Boys' League at the Ulster Finals Congratulations to the Minor Badminton team of Nathan Belshaw, 9SJW; Ross Fulton, 10NN; Rory Patterson, 9MN and Ethan Mairs, 10DAH for winning the Division A Minor Boys? League at the Ulster Finals.
  • Friday 9 March 2018 APCA & Naval 2 Star Weekend On the weekend of 9-11 March cadets took part in the cold and wet for some focused training.
  • Wednesday 7 March 2018 Heaney trip Pupils took part in a programme specifically designed for AS Level pupils studying the Robert Frost and Seamus Heaney poetry anthology.
  • Tuesday 27 February 2018 Year 10 Parents Evening Please view the attached documents.
  • Saturday 24 February 2018 Medallion Bowl 2017-18 Please click for full report.
  • Sunday 18 February 2018 Orienteering Competition BGS CCF entered a very strong team into the Brigade Cadet Orienteering Competition being held in the grounds of Campbell College.
  • Friday 9 February 2018 Choices Booklet Please see the attached PDF if you were receiving errors via email.
  • Tuesday 6 February 2018 District Cross Country Championships 37 BGS athletes braved the cold conditions at Campbell and competed admirably in the District Cross Country Championships.
  • Wednesday 31 January 2018 CCF Recruit Weekend The CCF took part in two recruit weekends for the year 10 cadets, in total over 80 cadets took part in these weekends.
  • Monday 8 January 2018 BANGOR GRAMMAR CADETS DISCOVER LOCAL HEROES OF WW1 A challenge to find out more about the history of World War I by researching stories of ?local heroes? has connected North Down teenagers with heroes of the past.
  • Monday 18 December 2017 The UK Mathematics Trust Senior Challenge The UK Mathematics Trust holds mathematics challenges for varying levels of mathematical abilities. Many of the boys have achieved Bronze and Silver Awards in the Senior Challenge held in November.
  • Thursday 7 December 2017 Shakespeare Workshop hosted by Queen's University Year 12 participate in a Shakespeare workshop.
  • Thursday 23 November 2017 Drama: Blood Brothers Click for full details!
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