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Our pupils are our finest ambassadors, with each and every pupil playing their part in making Bury Grammar School the happy and successful school that it is.

We value pupil voice and the roles of our pupils within the BGS community and believe they are the best advocates of our school.  Here's what some of our pupils have said about BGS...

“I love my Art lessons. I love to draw horses and caterpillars” - Reception Pupil

“I love to do Maths. It's so fun!” - Year 1 Pupil

“Our school is brilliant- it has everything you want!” - Year 2 Pupil

“Our teachers are the best and are really kind and caring. They look after us and give us lots of help.” - Year 5 Pupil

“The care at our school is amazing - the teachers look after us but also make us feel grown up.” - Year 6 Pupil

“I'm really enjoying all of the different lessons - all of the teachers are really kind and always available to explain something to you.” - Year 7 Pupil

“The school is amazing, and I am sure to stay here for as long as possible. It has also got great facilities and we use them regularly” - Year 8 Pupil

“BGS is the perfect place to learn.  We are supported to the highest level; teachers encourage us to reach our goals and as students, we definitely feel that our individual achievements are celebrated and valued.” - Year 11 Pupil

“I am very relieved to have received the exam results I wanted. Thank you to all my teachers who were there when I needed them. I’m now looking forward to joining BGS Sixth Form to study Mathematics, Biology and Spanish.” - Year 11 Pupil, GCSE Results Day


“Even during the most uncertain periods in school there was never a single moment where I felt unsupported or alone. Bury Grammar welcomed me with open arms and nurtured me into the aspirational, hardworking student I am today” - Year 12 Student

“I’ve been here 15 years and couldn’t have chosen a better place for my education. Thank you to everyone, for the amazing support through the years.” - Year 13 Student, A Level Results Day

“Your life will change here. You will grow and make incredible friends. The prospect of leaving for university soon is exciting but I’ll miss being here every day with my 'family'”. - Year 13 Student, A Level Results Day

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Pupils in Library
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Sixth Form students