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history of the Wolverhampton grammar school

Gerald Poynton Mander

history of the Wolverhampton grammar school

by Gerald Poynton Mander

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Published by Steens in Wolverhampton .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Gerald Poynton Mander.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,411p. :
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20517512M

  the provision and conduct in or near wolverhampton of a day school for boys and girls which school shall be called wolverhampton grammar school and which school shall provide religious instruction in the principles of the christian faith. Wolverhampton was founded in AD by St. Wulfrun, sister of King Edgar, and she is represented by the cross. Around this are arranged are a woolpack recalling the old woollen trade, a representation of the town's Saxon pillar stone, an open book for the old grammar school and a padlock for the lock industry.

Wolverhampton Grammar School is a Grade II listed building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building.   Wolverhampton Grammar School (WGS) is poised to celebrate its th anniversary later. BBC journalist Chris Blakemore, who attended WGS between and , gives a brief history .

  Students and staff at Wolverhampton Grammar School were told not to come in today, after eight teachers – and several students – came down with sickness, believed to be norovirus. Wednesfield Grammar School was a grammar school in Wednesfield in the West Midlands of England. It opened in ; and merged with March End Secondary Defunct schools: Northicote School, Parkfield High School.


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History of the Wolverhampton grammar school by Gerald Poynton Mander Download PDF EPUB FB2

WGS: A History of Wolverhampton's Grammar School by Cheesewright, Paul and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A History of Wolverhampton's Grammar School This lavishly illustrated book traces the history of this remarkable school from its founding from humble beginnings by Sir Stephen Jenyns, one of Wolverhampton's successful benefactors during the reign of Henry VIII, right up to the present day as WGS stands proud as one of the region's leading co-educational independent schools.

This lavishly illustrated book traces the history of this remarkable school from its founding from humble beginnings by Sir Stephen Jenyns, one of Wolverhampton's successful benefactors during the reign of Henry VIII, right up to the present day as WGS stands proud as one of the region's leading co-educational independent : Paul Cheesewright.

Wolverhampton Grammar School was founded in and has been on its present site since This fascinating collection of over photographs and other documents presents a pictorial record of this rich history, concentrating on the years since the move to Compton Road.5/5(1).

Wolverhampton Grammar School was founded in by Sir Stephen Jenyns to provide a “good, moral education” for the children of Wolverhampton. Although that same impulse motivates us today, children now join our School community from across Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, Shropshire and the wider West Midlands region.

Wolverhampton Grammar School counts the former governor of the Bank of England Mervyn King and the rocket inventor Sir William Congreve among its former pupils, who are known as “Old Wulfurins”.

Listing: School with additions of By Giles and Gough. Victorian Tudor Revival style. Literature: Gerald Poynton Mander, The History of the Wolverhampton Grammar School, privately published, Wolverhampton, (for this building, see pp.

) Pevsner: by Giles and ; Early Tudor style, with a central gatehouse, the hall of eight bays to the l., a shorter wing.

By this time the Grammar School had already been rebuilt on its present site on Compton Road. Very little evidence remains of the Wolverhampton of the Tudor period although two buildings, 19 Victoria Street (Lindy-Lou's) and 44 Exchange Street, are still standing.

Wolverhampton Grammar School’s campus is currently closed to students – other than the children of parents who are key workers. We continue to follow government guidance and our students continue to learn from home for as long as restrictions remain. Wolverhampton Grammar School was founded in and has been on its present site since This fascinating collection of over photographs and other documents presents a pictorial record of this rich history, concentrating on the years since the move to Compton Road.5/5(1).

Wolverhampton Grammar School was founded in by Sir Stephen Jenyns. Born in Wolverhampton, Jenyns made a fortune in London, and was twice elected Master of the Merchant Taylors\' Company, one of the City\'s great livery companies with whom the school still enjoys close relations.

Read about the history of Wolverhampton and see specially selected local historic photographs. More Wolverhampton history What you are reading here about Wolverhampton are excerpts from our book Wolverhampton Photographic Memories by David Clare, just one of our Photographic Memories books.

The Wolverhampton Society Follow The Wolverhampton Society is a subscription-based organisation which promotes history, science, literature and civic pride in the great city of Wolverhampton.

Retweet on Twitter The Wolverhampton Society Retweeted. Wolverhampton Grammar School (WGS) is poised to celebrate its th anniversary later.

BBC journalist Chris Blakemore, who attended WGS between. Book a workshop Home About. About Us Workshops Book A Workshop Contact Squire Circus Arts Award Supporter WOLVERHAMPTON GRAMMAR SCHOOL ROMEO AND JULIET. A selection of scenes from a production of Romeo and Juliet and Wolverhampton Grammar. Fight choreography from Squire Stage on: 15 Manor Way Polegate East Sussex.

Wolverhampton Grammar School has long been known for its approachability and the human dimension we bring to teaching. All our students are treated warmly as individuals. WOLVERHAMPTON GRAMMAR SCHOOL LIMITED - Free company information from Companies House including registered office address, filing history.

Jane Gummer nee Stevens attended Municipal Grammar School (in the intake in Drake House) would love to find some of her old friends. January 26th I recently received a contact message through the OPA web site from Margaret Lyndon, Nee Nichols, identifying a few.

Wolverhampton Grammar School is a busy, happy and successful community with young people, their learning, development and welfare at the heart of everything we do.

Every child is nurtured as an individual within a community that’s like no other. Facilities. Wolverhampton Grammar School has long been an iconic school for the city and region.

WOLVERHAMPTON SO89NE COMPTON ROAD /4/76 (South side) 03/02/77 Wolverhampton Grammar School II School. with additions of By Giles and Gough. Brick with ashlar dressings; tile roofs. Victorian Tudor Revival style. The headteacher of the prestigious Wolverhampton Grammar School will retire at the end of August, ending five years at its helm, and prompting the search for a replacement.History.

Initially Wolverhampton Boys Grammar School, it was founded in by Sir Stephen Jenyns, a master of the ancient guild of Merchant Taylors, who was also Lord Mayor of London in the year of Henry VIII's coronation. Jenyns was born in the city of Wolverhampton circa Welcome to the edition of the Wulfrunian.

The Wulfrunian magazine is a great way to keep up to date with Wolverhampton Grammar School and the rest of our alumni community, affectionately.